Definition of Trouser leg

1. Noun. The leg of a pair of trousers.

Exact synonyms: Pant Leg
Generic synonyms: Leg
Group relationships: Pant, Trouser



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trouser Leg

trouncing
troupe
trouped
trouper
troupers
troupes
troupial
troupials
trouping
trous-de-loup
trouse
trouser
trouser clip
trouser cough
trouser cuff
trouser leg (current term)
trouser pocket
trouser press
trouser snake
trouser snakes
trousered
trousering
trouserings
trouserless
trousers
trouses
trousseau
trousseaus
trousseaux
trout

Literary usage of Trouser leg

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

1. Representative American Plays by Arthur Hobson Quinn (1917)
"[In picking them up she lets the cut-off end, of a trouser leg fall but does not notice ... [Stooping and picking up the piece of trouser leg] Here Carrie! ..."

2. A Manual of nursing prepared for the Training School for Nurses attached to by Bellevue Hospital, Training School for Nurses (1878)
"The outer seam of the trouser-leg containing the injured limb should then be ripped up until the trousers are completely open, waistband included. ..."

3. The Art of Story-telling: With Nearly Half a Hundred Stories by Julia Darrow Cowles (1916)
"... proceeded to roll up the entangling trouser leg. While he was in the midst of this occupation, there was a startling "honk, honk," close at hand and a ..."

4. The Stories Editors Buy and why by Jean Wick (1921)
"Selecting a post-card he advanced upon the rear of the unheeding gob, turned up the bottom of the wide and floppy left trouser-leg, read from the sewn-in ..."

5. Newton's London Journal of Arts and Sciences: Being Record of the Progress by William Newton, Charles Frederick Partington (1852)
"... an endless band (by preference) of India-rubber, or other elastic material, is secured, at one part, to the back of the trouser-leg, and is brought into ..."

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