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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Loose pants that end in a gather at the knee.

Usage examples (36)
  • In the Charles Dickens' play, all the young boys wore knickers and suspenders.
  • For his final event, Lodwick competed in knickers, a Norwegian ski club sweater and a necktie.
  • Would it be fair to say she is a pig in knickers?? on December 21, 2007 at 3: 24 pm | Reply Stocking
  • I think that buying coloured knickers is perhaps a metaphor for my larger state of mind at the moment. for more
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