What is another word for full-dress?

Pronunciation: [fˈʊldɹˈɛs] (IPA)

Full-dress is a term used to describe a formal and elegant attire for special occasions. However, if you're looking for other words to express this type of dress code, there are plenty of synonyms to choose from. One option is "black-tie," which indicates a formal attire typically worn for evening events. Another is "formal attire," which includes dressy suits or gowns for special occasions. "Evening dress" or "cocktail dress" are also variations of formal wear typically worn for events like weddings or dinner parties. If you're looking for something more specific, "white-tie" refers to the most formal dress code often reserved for galas or very important events.

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  • The stand of the "realist" school, and its objections to further or faster involvement in the Libya crisis, can be fairly summarized...The actual evidence, however, is that Qaddafi senior has reached his Ceausescu moment: a full-dress (in the literal sense) meltdown into paranoia, megalomania, and delusion. His recent speeches and appearances have shown him stinking with madness and hysteria. His age and condition, at any rate, set a very sharp limit to the duration of his regime. If that regime implodes while he is still "in place," then all the grim consequences foreseen by the realists will be incurred in any case. Weapons will get into the wrong hands; divide-and-rule tactics (already a stock in trade) will intensify; religious and tribal passions will be deliberately inflamed. The main difference will be that we merely watched this happen.
    Christopher Hitchens

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