Knickers definition

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(brit.) Panties.
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(colloquial, now US, rare) Knickerbockers.
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(UK, New Zealand) Women's underpants.
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A mild exclamation of annoyance.
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Full breeches gathered and banded just below the knee.
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Long bloomers formerly worn as underwear by women and girls.
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(chiefly british) Panties.
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Short, loose trousers gathered at, or just below, the knees.
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(chiefly brit.) A bloomerlike undergarment worn by women or girls.
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Origin of knickers

  • Short for knickerbockers

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Short for knickerbockers.

    From Wiktionary