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  • n. Alternative spelling of sweatpants.

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

  • n. loose-fitting trousers with elastic cuffs; worn by athletes


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  • Long jumper Bob Beamon, who on his first attempt jumped 29 feet 2.5 inches, breaking the world record by almost 2 feet, received his long jump gold medal with his sweat pants rolled up to show black socks, which was also accepted.

    1968 the Year that Rocked the World

  • The only items missing were the sweat pants and shirt and a pair of soft flat-soled black slippers, the kind for sale in any Chinatown, that he'd worn the night before.

    Blood Lure


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