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street clothes Syllabification: street clothes

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of street clothes in English:

plural noun

Clothes suitable for everyday wear in public.
Example sentences
  • I insisted that the actors wear their street clothes, even to the extent of ordering several who arrived on stage in costume to change back to civvies.
  • He also doesn't know very many that wear actual street clothes to bed at night.
  • Our attendants wore street clothes and stood with the rest of the participants.

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