- panties ► PLURAL NOUN informal ▪ legless underpants worn by women and girls; knickers.
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Panties — are a form of underwear, usually light and snug fitting, designed to be worn by women or girls in the area directly below the waist. Typical components include an elastic waistband, a crotch panel to cover the genital area (usually lined with… … Wikipedia
panties — (n.) 1845, drawers for men (derogatory), dim. of PANTS (Cf. pants); meaning underpants for women or children first recorded 1908. Panty raid first attested 1952 … Etymology dictionary
panties — [n] women’s underwear bikini, briefs, intimate things, lingerie, underclothes, undergarment, underpants, undies; concept 451 … New thesaurus
panties — ☆ panties [pan′tēz ] pl.n. women s or children s legless underpants: also pantie [pan′tē] n … English World dictionary
panties — noun (esp. AmE) ⇨ See also ↑knickers ADJECTIVE ▪ cotton, lace … OF PANTIES ▪ pair VERB + PANTIES ▪ wear … Collocations dictionary
panties — ● panty, panties ou pantys nom masculin (anglais panties, culottes) Gaine culotte à jambes … Encyclopédie Universelle
panties — pan|ties [ˈpæntiz] n [plural] especially AmE a piece of women s underwear that covers the area between their waist and the top of their legs British Equivalent: knickers ▪ a pair of lacy panties … Dictionary of contemporary English
panties — [[t]pæ̱ntiz[/t]] N PLURAL: also a pair of N Panties are short, close fitting underpants worn by women or girls. [mainly AM] (in BRIT, usually use , knickers) … English dictionary
panties — noun (plural) a piece of women s underwear that covers the area between their waist and the top of their legs; knickers BrE: a pair of lacy panties … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
panties — /pan teez/, n. (used with a pl. v.) underpants or undershorts for women and children. Also, pantie, panty. [1835 45, Amer.; pl. of PANTY] * * * … Universalium