from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. Breeches.
- idiom too big for (one's) britches Overconfident; cocky.
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- n. Pants, trousers.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. informal term for breeches
Alteration of breeches, pl. of breech.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Alteration of breeches ("trousers, pantaloons") in use since at least the 18th century in Britain and British colonies. (Wiktionary)