plainclothes definition

  • adjective:
    • Wearing civil clothing while on task to avoid becoming defined as police or safety: a plainclothes detective.
    • Putting on ordinary civilian clothing instead of a uniform, to prevent recognition.
  • noun:
    • Ordinary civil clothes, in the place of uniform.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "plainclothes"
  • Phrases for "plainclothes"
  • Same Context for "plainclothes"
  • Urban Dictionary for "plainclothes"
54 votes

How would you define plainclothes?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!