Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “trousers”

trousers

noun [plural] uk   /ˈtraʊ.zəz/ us    /-zɚz/ (US Usually pants)
A1 a piece of clothing that covers the lower part of the body from the waist to the feet, consisting of two cylinder-shaped parts, one for each leg, that are joined at the top: I need a new pair of trousers to go with this jacket. Why aren't you wearing any trousers, David?Trousers
(Definition of trousers from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of trousers?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “trousers” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

scrumpy

an alcoholic drink made from apples

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More