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A graduate wearing her cap and gown.
The definition of cap and gown is the traditional outfit worn by graduates, consisting of a stiff hat and a solid colored robe in school colors.
An example of cap and gown is what a person wears when he gets his college diploma at graduation.
cap and gown
traditional academic garb featuring a mortarboard (sense ) and a long robe, worn at some ceremonies, as commencement, and often used to symbolize the academic life
- Finding decoration ideas for a graduation party is not difficult, but the real challenge is finding coordinated party decorations that are unique instead of being the same cliché cap-and-gown decorations at every graduation event.
- Some scrapbook decorations you could use for a graduation album include a cap-and-gown, diploma and tassles.