a small handbag made of rich fabric or beaded, ornamented, etc., and carried by women on formal or dressy occasions, usually in the evening.
noun 1. a sticky, hairy European weed, Silene alba, of the pink family, having night-blooming, fragrant flowers, the male and female of which grow on separate plants.
- Evening class
noun 1. a class held in the evenings at certain colleges, normally for adults
noun 1. peridot: not a true emerald.
noun 1. formal or semiformal attire for evening wear. noun 1. attire for wearing at a formal occasion during the evening, esp (for men) a dinner jacket and black tie, or (less commonly, for women) a floor-length gown