Synonyms and related words:
Bermuda shorts, Capri pants, bags, bells, bloomers, blue jeans, breeks, buckskins, chivarras, clam diggers, cords, corduroys, culottes, denims, drawers, flannels, hot pants, jeans, jodhpurs, knee breeches, knickerbockers, knickers, overalls, pajamas, pantalets, pantaloons, peg pants, pegtops, plus-fours, rompers, sacks, shintiyan, shorts, slacks, smallclothes, tights, trews, trunks, tweeds, whites

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  • dungarees — dun|ga|rees [ˌdʌŋgəˈri:z] n [plural] [Date: 1600 1700; : Hindi; Origin: dugri heavy cotton cloth ] 1.) BrE loose trousers that have a square piece of cloth that covers your chest, and long thin pieces that fasten over your shoulders American… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • dungarees — n. blue denim working overalls; pants made from coarse durable material (generally blue denim); blue jeans dun·ga·ree || ‚dʌŋgÉ™ riː n. type of course fabric; overalls (British) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dungarees —    (dung gah REEZ) [Hindi] Trousers or work clothing made of blue denim. In the singular (dungaree), a coarse Indian calico …   Dictionary of foreign words and phrases

  • dungarees — chiefly Brit. trousers with a bib held up by straps over the shoulders, made of denim or a similar material. → dungaree …   English new terms dictionary

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