Definition of Trouser

1. Noun. (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"




2. Noun. A garment (or part of a garment) designed for or relating to trousers. "He ripped his left trouser on the fence"
Generic synonyms: Garment
Group relationships: Pant

Definition of Trouser

1. Noun. (context: used attributively as a modifier) Of or relating to trousers. ¹

2. Noun. (context: in clothing retail and fashion) A pair of trousers. ¹

3. Verb. (transitive British informal) To put money into one's trouser pocket; to pocket. ¹

4. Verb. (transitive British informal) To legally remove funds from an organization for personal use. ¹

5. Verb. (transitive British informal) To secretively steal an item or money for personal use. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Trouser

1. pertaining to trousers [adj] - See also: trousers

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trouser

trounced
trouncer
trouncers
trounces
trouncing
troupe
trouped
trouper
troupers
troupes
troupial
troupials
trouping
trous-de-loup
trouse
trouser (current term)
trouser clip
trouser cough
trouser cuff
trouser leg
trouser pocket
trouser press
trouser snakes
trousered
trousering
trouserings
trouserless
trousers
trouses

Literary usage of Trouser

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

1. The Dog's Book of Verse (1916)
"I'd sauntered in quite trim and spruce, When on a sudden, oh, my trouser, ... I on the fence, he down below, And thou the copula, my trouser, ..."

2. Get Thee Behind Me, Satan!: A Home-born Book of Home-truths by Olive Logan (1872)
"... and bowing quite low (" his trouser-legs perfectly undisturbed over his instep," said Puss afterwards) he looked Fan straight in the eye and said, ..."

3. Our Ride Through Asia Minor by Mary Esme Gwendoline Grogan Stevenson (1881)
"... ancient carving—A kind host—A red-trouser village—Companions for the night—Regrets on leaving—The passes described—The avi-fauna—Kurd shepherds— The ..."

4. The Bookman (1907)
"Having the highest example in journalism before me, suppose that I decide to start a Truth trouser Club. I offer to all annual subscribers to Truth on the ..."

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