bell-bottoms

bell-bottoms

/bˈɛlbˈɑːɾəmz/
noun
pants that are quite wide below the knee

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capri pants

capri pants

/kɐpɹˈiː pˈænts/
noun
close-fitting women's pants ending just below the knee

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jodhpurs

jodhpurs

/dʒˈɑːdpʊɹz/
noun
pants that are loose-fitting above and tight-fitting below the knee, used for horse riding

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leggings

leggings

/ˈɫɛɡɪŋz/
noun
stretchy pants that fit the legs closely, usually worn by women

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jeans

jeans

/ˈdʒinz/
noun
pants made of denim, that is a type of strong cotton cloth, and is used for a casual style

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tweed

tweed

/ˈtwid/
noun
(usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth

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cargo pants

cargo pants

/kˈɑːɹɡoʊ pˈænts/
noun
casual loose pants with pockets at the sides

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cutoff

cutoff

/ˈkəˌtɔf/
noun
(used in plural) a pair of pants that is made by cutting the legs of an old one and is usually left unhemmed

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flannel

flannel

/ˈfɫænəɫ/
noun
(usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth

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hot pants

hot pants

/hˈɑːt pˈænts/
noun
skin-tight very short pants worn by young women as an outer garment

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cords

cords

/ˈkɔɹdz/
noun
a pair of pants made of thick cotton cloth with a rigged surface, called corduroy

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trews

trews

/tɹˈuːz/
noun
(used in the plural) tight-fitting trousers; usually of tartan

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stretch pants

stretch pants

/stɹˈɛtʃ pˈænts/
noun
trousers made of a stretchy fabric

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trousers

trousers

/ˈtɹaʊzɝz/
noun
a piece of clothing that covers the body from the waist to the ankles, with a separate part for each leg

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breeches

breeches

/ˈbɹitʃɪz/
noun
short pants that end above the knee, often worn as a part of the outfit for horse riding

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culottes

culottes

/kjˈʊlɑːt/
noun
a divided skirt

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skort

skort

/skɔːrt/
noun
***a piece of clothing that looks like a short skirt from the front but has shorts (= a short, separate part for each leg) underneath or behind the skirt

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knickerbockers

knickerbockers

/ˈnɪkɝˌbɑkɝz/
noun
(used in the plural) trousers ending above the knee

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baggy pants

baggy pants

noun
*** a style of clothing that were popular from the early 1990s to the early 2010s

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skinny jeans

skinny jeans

noun
*** tight-fitting jeans with very narrow legs

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