Definition of Trouser press

1. Noun. A home appliance in which trousers can be hung and the wrinkles pressed out.

Exact synonyms: Pants Presser
Generic synonyms: Home Appliance, Household Appliance



Definition of Trouser press

1. Noun. electrical appliance used to smooth the wrinkles from a pair of trousers ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Trouser Press

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

Literary usage of Trouser press

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

1. Ireland by Jenny Rees (2000)
"Each bedroom, named after an Irish writer, has a dressing-room with trouser press (not that we rate these very highly as creature comforts, ..."

2. Recommended Country Hotels of Britain 2004 by Hunter Publishing, Incorporated (2004)
"... after local flora and place-names, all have a private bath or shower, colour television, direct-dial telephone, trouser press and tea-making facilities. ..."

3. The First Hundred Thousand: Being the Unofficial Chronicle of a Unit of "K (1)," by Ian Hay (1916)
"Have you seen Our Active Service Trouser-Press? By the end of April Bobby Little had accumulated, with a view to facilitating the destruction of the foe ..."

4. My American Diary by Clare Sheridan (1922)
"At Harvard he paid his own way by buying up the trouser press industry and syndicating it, and putting himself at the head. He made a fortune by pressing ..."

5. The Room by Gladys Bronwyn Stern (1922)
"... though things didn't happen," blurted out Mr. Maxwell, bending over his trouser-press, to his wife already in bed. "And of course it stands to reason ..."

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