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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A woman's dress, usually with a close-fitting bodice and a long flared skirt, often worn on formal occasions; The official robe worn by members of certain professions or on certain occasions.

Usage examples (39)
  • Was your graduation gown black?
  • The relations between town and gown are always sensitive
  • That said, he does think the gown is a little too short and Nina thinks the fabric choice looks "inexpensive."
  • The gown is OK and looks good for a tall and beautiful first lady. for more
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