pants fitted very tightly around the hips, with the waistline just above the hips
also hip huggers
Tight-fitting pants whose waistline rests at hip level.
- Hipsters or hip-huggers: This type of panty has a low waist, and hugs the hips, but does not go down as far on the thighs as boy shorts.
- In the 60's they were called hip-huggers, hipsters or lowriders because of their cut.
- Hip-huggers or hipsters have a lower waistband around the hips.