underthings

un·der·things

 (ŭn′dər-thĭngz′)
pl.n.
Underclothes, especially for women or girls.

underthings

(ˈʌndəˌθɪŋz)
pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) girls' or women's underwear

un•der•things

(ˈʌn dərˌθɪŋz)

n.pl.
women's underclothes.
[1840]
Translations

underthings

[ˈʌndəθɪŋz] NPLpaños mpl menores
to be in one's underthingsestar en paños menores

underthings

[ˈʌndəˌθɪŋs] npl (fam) → biancheria fsg intima
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