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jeans

noun [plural] uk   us   /dʒiːnz/
A1 trousers made of denim (= strong blue cotton cloth) that are worn informally: jeans and a T-shirt I never wear jeans to work.
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in Arabic جينز…
in Korean 청바지…
in Malaysian jean…
in French jean…
in Turkish kot pantolon, blucin…
in Italian jeans…
in Chinese (Traditional) 牛仔褲…
in Russian джинсы…
in Polish dżinsy…
in Vietnamese quần bò…
in Spanish vaqueros, tejanos…
in Portuguese calças de brim, jeans…
in Thai กางเกงยีน…
in German die Jeans…
in Catalan texans…
in Japanese ジーンズ…
in Indonesian jeans…
in Chinese (Simplified) 牛仔裤…
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