- Pants are trousers or clothing that you wear to cover your legs and bottom.
Jeans or business slacks that you wear in order to cover your legs and bottom are an example of pants.
A pair of gray pants.Licensed from iStockPhoto
- an outer garment extending from the waist to the knees or ankles and divided into separate coverings for the legs: more formally called trousers
- drawers or panties
Origin: abbrev. of pantaloons
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