culottes


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cu·lotte

 (ko͞o-lŏt′, kyo͞o-, ko͞o′lŏt′, kyo͞o′-)
n. often culottes
A pair of pants that usually falls between the knees and the ankles and is cut to resemble a skirt.

[French, breeches, diminutive of cul, rump, from Latin cūlus; see (s)keu- in Indo-European roots.]

culottes

(kjuːˈlɒts)
pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) women's flared trousers cut to look like a skirt
[C20: from French, literally: breeches, from cul bottom; see culet]

cu•lottes

(kuˈlɒts, kyu-)

also cu•lotte′,



n.
(used with a pl. v.) women's trousers, usu. knee-length or calf-length, cut full to resemble a skirt.
[1835–45; < French: literally, breeches =cul rump + -ottes, pl. of -otte, feminine of -ot n. suffix. See culet]

culottes

Women’s or girls’ pants cut with a wide flare to look like a skirt.
Translations
szoknyanadrág

culottes

[kjʊːˈlɒts] NPLfalda fsing pantalón

culottes

[kjuːˈlɒts] npljupe-culotte f

culottes

plHosenrock m; a pair of culottesein Hosenrock

culottes

[kjuːˈlɒts] nplgonna f pantalone inv
References in classic literature ?
The French noblesse chose to have the people `sans culottes,' and they had `sans culotte' governors to their hearts' content.
99, Zara Channel Parisian chic with a Breton top and denim culottes (make sure they fall in the middle of your shins to avoid 'ankle swingers').
You may rub your weary eyes because surely that isn't a fabulous long, suede trench coat and matching suede culottes facing the semi-skimmed milk.
uk; shoes, PS50, River Island With culottes being a huge trend this year, update your wardrobe with a party pair.
The mac is back as part of the '70s revival, with big sunglasses, culottes and Farah Fawcett hair.
Best for heavy hiPs Best for thicker thighs Culottes, PS38, River Island
Coat, [euro]69, Collection at Marks & Spencer; top, [euro]42, Topshop; culottes, [euro]39.
uk; shoes, PS60, Topshop Culottes Coat, PS45, Collection at Marks & Spencer; top, PS32, Topshop; culottes, PS29.
The statuesque model and new mum, 37, looks fantastic in these leather culottes teamed with a bright jacket and killer heels.
Culottes are the latest addition to Palazzo style which also makes them the newest trend that's been catching on with the youth.