Definitions

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

  • n.pl. Loosely fitted women's trousers that are gathered at the ankle.

Etymologies

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

From the association of harems with Turkey, the origin of this style of clothing.

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