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bike shorts

Syllabification: bike shorts

Definition of bike shorts in English:

plural noun

Skintight knee-length shorts made of a stretch fabric, of a kind originally designed to be worn by cyclists.
Example sentences
  • A woman whose bike shorts expose a large butterfly tattoo on her calf fills out paperwork.
  • I know I'm at the right place because the clotheslines are sagging with bike shorts and jerseys.
  • I'm wearing a pair of beat-up running shoes and wool socks, with just a T-shirt and shorts over my bike shorts.

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