from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having legs that flare out at the bottom: bell-bottom trousers.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. A style of pants in which the end of each pantleg flares out dramatically from the knee downward, like the mouth of a bell.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (of trousers) having legs that flare at the bottom


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