salopettes


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salopettes

(ˌsæləˈpɛts)
pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) a garment worn for skiing, consisting of quilted trousers reaching to the chest and held up by shoulder straps
[C20: from French]

salopettes

A skiing garment consisting of quilted pants reaching to the chest and held up by shoulder straps.
Translations

salopettes

[ˌsæləˈpets] NPLpeto msing de esquiar

salopettes

pl (Ski) → Lifthose f
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I try it at just under 40mph and it still feels reckless, the wind ripping at my salopettes.
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We got kitted out with salopettes, helmets, boots and skis and headed to the beginners' slope.
But sure enough, 20 minutes later we're in the cavernous space of Ski Dubai where it's - 5degC and we're pulling on salopettes, ski boots and gloves, and fantasising about holding a hot chocolate.
But, despite one or two slips, I think we have a new convert - she certainly looks the part in her salopettes.
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After preparing a cheese fondue for a dozen drunk public schoolboys, they enter into a brief, tempestuous sexual liaison with a dusky Italian ski instructor in crotch-hugging salopettes, before crossing the finishing line, tired but proud.