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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A garment extending from the waist to the knee or ankle, covering each leg separately (usually used in the plural).

Usage examples (36)
  • You should never wear your best trousers when you go out to fight for freedom and truth.
  • He would also have been in short trousers at the time.
  • When he was a boy in short trousers he had learned from
  • They were in short trousers, and the eldest enemy, it may be, was ten. for more
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