Definition Power suit

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Definition

a power suit: a suit worn by 1980s businessmen in order to look important or authoritative
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Examples

  • "If so, here are my top tips for choosing your power suit"
  • "And my tips on what to wear with your power suit"
  • "Your power suit should have pinstripes."
  • "The "power suit", the suit which gives its wearer a feeling of power and superiority, is back."
  • "Navy blue is the best color for your power suit."
  • "The "power suit" originated in the 1980s, and was typified by wide shoulder pads and sharp angles."

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