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  • n. Alternative form of bell-bottoms.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. trousers with legs that flare; commonly worn as part of a sailor's uniform; -- such absurdly wide hems were also fashionable in the 1960s.

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

  • n. trousers with legs that flare; worn by sailors; absurdly wide hems were fashionable in the 1960s


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