bathing trunks


bathing trunks
bathing trunks [ˈbeıðıŋ trʌŋks] n
BrE old-fashioned a piece of clothing worn by men for swimming

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • bathing trunks — noun A pair of shorts or briefs worn for swimming or bathing. His bathing trunks were ruined and he didnt have another pair. Syn: swimming trunks, trunks …   Wiktionary

  • bathing trunks — [[t]be͟ɪðɪŋ trʌŋks[/t]] N PLURAL Bathing trunks are shorts that a man wears when he goes swimming. Syn: swimming trunks …   English dictionary

  • bathing trunks — noun swimsuit worn by men while swimming • Syn: ↑swimming trunks • Usage Domain: ↑plural, ↑plural form • Hypernyms: ↑swimsuit, ↑swimwear, ↑bathing suit, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bathing trunks — /ˈbeɪðɪŋ trʌŋks/ (say baydhing trungks) plural noun → trunks (def. 1) …   Australian English dictionary

  • bathing trunks — noun (C) BrE old fashioned a piece of clothing worn by men for swimming …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • bathing costume — noun tight fitting garment worn for swimming • Syn: ↑swimsuit, ↑swimwear, ↑bathing suit, ↑swimming costume • Hypernyms: ↑garment • Hyponyms: ↑bikini, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • trunks — n. bathing trunks * * * [trʌŋks] bathing trunks …   Combinatory dictionary

  • bathing suit — noun tight fitting garment worn for swimming (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑swimsuit, ↑swimwear, ↑swimming costume, ↑bathing costume • Hypernyms: ↑garment • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • trunks — /trʌŋks/ (say trungks) plural noun 1. Also, bathing trunks, swimming trunks. Chiefly Eastern States (especially formerly) a man s swimming costume, especially one in the style of shorts. 2. men s underpants. 3. Obsolete men s shorts, either tight …   Australian English dictionary

  • bathing trunk nevus — a giant hairy nevus on the area of the lower trunk that is usually covered by bathing trunks …   Medical dictionary


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