breeches Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “breeches” in the English Dictionary

"breeches" in British English

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breechesnoun [plural]

uk   us   /ˈbrɪtʃ.ɪz/ /ˈbriː.tʃɪz/ (US also britches)
trousers that do not ​cover the ​whole of the ​leg: riding breeches a ​pair of breeches
(Definition of breeches from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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breechesplural noun

(also britches)  us   /ˈbrɪtʃ·əz/
pants: She ​pulled on her ​riding breeches and got into her ​boots.
(Definition of breeches from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “breeches”
in Spanish calzones, pantalones de montar…
in Vietnamese quần ống túm…
in Malaysian celana…
in Thai กางเกงขี่ม้า, กางเกงสามส่วน…
in French culotte…
in German die Kniehose…
in Chinese (Simplified) 半长裤,马裤…
in Indonesian celana…
in Chinese (Traditional) 半長褲,馬褲…
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