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pantyhose

noun [plural] uk   /ˈpæn.ti.həʊz/  us   /-t̬i.hoʊz/
B1 US (UK tights) a piece of clothing made of thin material that covers the legs and lower part of the body below the waist, worn by women and girls: She bought a new pair of pantyhose. Oh no, I've got a ladder/run/hole in my pantyhose.
Translations of “pantyhose”
in Arabic جَوارِب طَويلة…
in Korean 팬티 스타킹…
in Malaysian sarung kaki…
in Turkish külotlu çorap…
in Italian collant…
in Chinese (Traditional) 緊身褲…
in Russian колготки…
in Polish rajstopy…
in Vietnamese tất da chân…
in Spanish Pantis…
in Portuguese meia-calça…
in Thai ถุงน่องแบบแพนตี้โฮส…
in Catalan pantis, mitges…
in Japanese パンティーストッキング…
in Indonesian stoking, kaos kaki tipis…
in Chinese (Simplified) 紧身裤…
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