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Business English Conversation 27: Company Dress Code



1. a company dress code: the rules or policy for what employees can and cannot wear to work
  • We have a very strict company dress code. Every employee must wear formal business attire.
  • Does your company have a company dress code or can you where whatever you want?
2. business attire: clothes appropriate for business
  • All employees must wear appropriate business attire.
  • The boss told him to wear business attire, but he showed up wearing jeans and a T-shirt. The boss was very angry.
3. to dress casually: to dress in a more relaxed and less formal way
  • We can dress casually at my company.
  • Salesman must dress formally at my company, but engineers can dress casually.

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