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Definition 1: (used in the plural) underpants worn by women - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where knickers or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she was afraid that her bloomers might have been showing

Synonyms for knickers in the sense of this definition

(knickers is a kind of ...) an undergarment that covers the body from the waist no further than to the thighs; usually worn next to the skin

(knickers is used in the usage domain ...) the form of a word that is used to denote more than one

Definition 2: (used in the plural) trousers ending above the knee - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for knickers in the sense of this definition

(knickers is a kind of ...) (usually in the plural) a garment extending from the waist to the knee or ankle, covering each leg separately

"he had a sharp crease in his trousers"

(... is a kind of knickers ) (used in the plural) informal term for breeches

(... is a kind of knickers ) (used in the plural) breeches made of buckskin

(... is a kind of knickers ) men's baggy knickers hanging below the knees; formerly worn for sports (especially golf)

(... is a kind of knickers ) puffed breeches of the 16th and 17th centuries usually worn over hose

(knickers is a part of ...) (15th-16th century) a flap for the crotch of men's tight-fitting breeches

(knickers is used in the usage domain ...) the form of a word that is used to denote more than one

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