suspenders

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sus·pend·er

 (sə-spĕn′dər)
n.
1. One, such as a hook, that suspends something else.
2.
a. An often elastic strap worn over the shoulder, usually in pairs, to hold up a pair of pants.
b. suspenders A pair of such straps.
3. Chiefly British A garter.
Translations
حمالة البَنْطَلونحَمَّالَةُ البَنْطَلُونحَمّالَة البَنْطَلونحَمّالَة الجَوارِب
podvazkyšle
selerstrømpebåndstrømpeholder
henkselitsukkanauhat
halterinaramenice
harisnyakötõ
axlaböndsokkabönd
ズボン吊り靴下留め
멜빵
podväzky
strumpebandtandställning
สายโยงกางเกงสายดึงถุงเท้าหรือถุงน่อง
dây đeo quầndây nịt móc bít tất

suspenders

[səˈspɛndəz] npl (Brit) → giarrettiere fpl (Am) (braces) → bretelle fpl

suspend

(səˈspend) verb
1. to hang. The meat was suspended from a hook.
2. to keep from falling or sinking. Particles of dust are suspended in the air.
3. to stop or discontinue temporarily. All business will be suspended until after the funeral.
4. to prevent (a person) temporarily from continuing his (professional) activities or having his usual privileges. Two footballers were suspended after yesterday's match.
suspended ˈsentence noun
a prison sentence that will take effect only if the criminal commits a (similar) crime again.
suˈspenders noun plural
1. a pair, or set, of elastic straps for holding up socks or stockings.
2. (American) braces for holding up trousers.
suˈspense (-s) noun
a state of uncertainty and anxiety. We waited in suspense for the result of the competition.
suˈspension (-ʃən) noun
1. the act of suspending.
2. in a motor vehicle etc, the system of springs etc supporting the frame on the axles.
3. a liquid with solid particles that do not sink.
suspension bridge
a type of bridge that has its roadway suspended from cables supported by towers.

suspenders

حمالة البَنْطَلون, حَمَّالَةُ البَنْطَلُون podvazky, šle seler Hosenträger, Strumpfhalter τιράντες aparatos dentales, liguero, tirantes henkselit, sukkanauhat bretelles, porte-jarretelles halteri, naramenice bretelle, giarrettiere ズボン吊り, 靴下留め 멜빵 bretels bukseseler szelki suspensórios подвязки, подтяжки strumpeband, tandställning สายโยงกางเกง, สายดึงถุงเท้าหรือถุงน่อง jartiyer, pantolon askısı dây đeo quần, dây nịt móc bít tất 吊带
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High recalled that, while in law school, he had a professor who used to say that if you want your pants to stay up, the surest way is to use both a belt and suspenders.
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High recalled that while in law school, he had a professor who used to say that if you want your pants to stay up, the surest way is to use both a belt and suspenders.