underdrawers


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un·der·draw·ers

 (ŭn′dər-drôrz′)
pl.n.
Undershorts; underpants.

underdrawers

(ˈʌndəˌdrɔːz)
pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) another name for drawers

un•der•draw•ers

(ˈʌn dərˌdrɔrz)

n. (used with a pl. v.)
underpants typically covering at least part of the legs.
[1825–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.underdrawers - underpants worn by menunderdrawers - underpants worn by men    
underpants - an undergarment that covers the body from the waist no further than to the thighs; usually worn next to the skin
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
Translations

underdrawers

[ˈʌndəˈdrɔːəz] NPL (US) → calzoncillos mpl
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