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English definition of “shorts”

shorts

noun [plural] uk   /ʃɔːts/ us    /ʃɔːrts/
A2 trousers that end above the knee or reach the knee, often worn in hot weather or when playing a sport: tennis shorts She put on a pair of shorts and a T-shirt.Trousers US men's underpantsUnderwear
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