Definition of Short pants

1. Noun. Trousers that end at or above the knee.

Exact synonyms: Shorts, Trunks
Specialized synonyms: Bermuda Shorts, Jamaica Shorts, Hot Pants, Lederhosen
Generic synonyms: Pant, Trouser
Language type: Plural, Plural Form



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Short Pants

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short levatores costarum muscles
short limbs and osteopenia
short line
short list
short lists
short message service
short metacarpals
short of
short of a length
short on looks
short order
short orders
short out
short palmar muscle
short pants (current term)
short peroneal muscle
short posterior ciliary artery
short process of malleus
short radial extensor muscle of wrist
short reckonings make long friends
short rib-polydactyly syndrome
short ribs
short root of ciliary ganglion
short rotation energy plantation
short rotation intensive culture
short s
short sale
short saphenous nerve

Literary usage of Short pants

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Down the Yellowstone by Lewis Ransome Freeman (1922)
"A gruff voice hailed me as I came barging by. "short pants!" it called; "oh, short pants—can't you tell a lady where she lives?" "Show me where the lady is ..."

2. Turkish Coast: Izmir, Bodrum, Marmaris, Antalya by Manfred Ferner (2001)
"short pants, bikinis on the beach and mini skirts are common course (but topless tanning is considered provocative). Only a few kilometers away, however, ..."

3. Changing the Fourth Estate: Essays on South African Journalism by Adrian Hadland (2005)
"When Marthinus van Schalkwyk took over the New National Party, someone said he was inexperienced and still wearing short pants ..."

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