Entry from British & World English dictionary
A man’s formal suit to be worn in the evening: he was dressed in an immaculate evening suit and a crisp white shirt
More example sentences
- I did things that felt terribly alien - it was like putting a poem in a dinner jacket or an evening suit or something.
- I'll even give you my evening suit, if you'll give me your nightie and doll.
- She was dressed in a beautifully tailored man's evening suit, complete with top hat, everything black on her right side and white on her left (including the hat), and she had even blacked the right side of her face and whitened the left.
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