Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Attire for wear on casual occasions: wore casualwear to the outdoor reception.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Clothing for non-formal occasions.

Etymologies

Casual + wear, in the sense of clothing. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • During the interval I chatted to the front of house crew and gazed dreamily at Joseph Fiennes in casualwear standing a foot away from me.

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  • The casualwear chain will keep its decades-old white-on-navy blue logo after all.

    Gap Gets Rid Of New Logo

  • They unanimously endorse Poland's strict abortion laws it's permitted only in cases of rape, when the mother's life is threatened, or if the foetus is seriously abnormal, but are divided 50/50 on the idea of allowing gay marriage: its most vehement opponent today is Maciej Buklanda, 18, whose long hair and grunge-esque casualwear do not quite chime with his illiberal opinions.

    For a generation of young Poles, travelling abroad is still often the only option

  • Lattes, book festivals, and high-end casualwear if you're lucky; pound shops, Ladbrokes and boarded-up businesses if you're not.

    The British high street: RIP

  • Burberry has also clarified its clothing ranges in the last 12 months, launching Burberry London as its wear-to-work label and Burberry Brit as its casualwear offering.

    Burberry Sales Jump 27%

  • Ryan O ' Neal ' s button-downs remained popular casualwear on college campuses for 20 years.

    Shakespeare in Studs

  • The reason: some Chicago gangs use sports-team casualwear as their identifying "colors," and Harvard doesn't want any part of it. 4.

    Perma-Pressed: Where Formal Is Forever

  • Dita Von Teese shows off her new line of casualwear for film noir heroines and olde timey prostitutes.

    CAPTION THIS: Targeting That “1930s Cabaret Stripper” Demographic | Best Week Ever

  • For this third installment in the series the normally Hollywood-esque environments of Hogwarts are draped in introspective mists, and Harry and company forsake their irritating school uniforms in favour of tunics and casualwear as the overstory behind the series develops for the first time.

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  • A robust thesaurus of medieval casualwear is the backbone of any good loot table.

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