A pair of old fashioned women's knickers.
knickers definition by Webster's New World
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- Chiefly Brit. a bloomerlike undergarment worn by women or girls
- Brit. panties
Origin: contr. ; from Knickerbocker
knickers definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- a. Long bloomers formerly worn as underwear by women and girls.b. Chiefly British Panties.
- Full breeches gathered and banded just below the knee.
Origin: Short for knickerbockers.