knickerbockers

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Men's or boys' baggy knee trousers, of a type particularly popular in the early 20th century
The name for a style of short breeches; smallclothes
{i} short pants that are gathered at the knee
Mens or boys baggy knee trousers, of a type particularly popular in the early 20th century
short loose trousers that fit tightly at your knees, worn especially in the past (Diedrich Knickerbocker, name invented by Washington Irving for the supposed writer of his History of New York (1809), who is shown in the book wearing such pants)
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knickerbockers

    Silbentrennung

    knick·er·bock·ers

    Türkische aussprache

    nîkırbäkırz

    Aussprache

    /ˈnəkərˌbäkərz/ /ˈnɪkɜrˌbɑːkɜrz/

    Etymologie

    [ 'ni-k&(r)-"bä-k&r ] (noun.) 1848. Diedrich Knickerbocker, fictitious author of History of New York by Washington Irving.

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