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underpants

noun [plural] uk   /ˈʌn.də.pænts/ us    /-dɚ-/ ( UK also pants)
B1 a piece of underwear covering the area between the waist and the tops of the legs: a pair of underpants
Translations of “underpants”
in Korean 속바지…
in Arabic سِرْوال داخِلي…
in French caleçon…
in Turkish külot…
in Italian mutande…
in Chinese (Traditional) 內褲,襯褲…
in Russian трусы…
in Polish majtki…
in Spanish calzoncillos…
in Portuguese cuecas…
in German die Unterhose…
in Catalan calçotets…
in Japanese (下着の)パンツ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 内裤,衬裤…
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