Definition of boxer shorts in English:

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boxer shorts

Pronunciation: /ˈbäksər SHôrts/
(also boxers)

plural noun

Men’s loose underpants similar in shape to the shorts worn by boxers.
Example sentences
  • You get the loose mesh boxer shorts and thong underwear for one price.
  • It will be more comfortable to wear loose clothing such as boxer shorts or a dressing gown with no underpants or trousers until the wound has healed.
  • Loose boxer shorts are also considered passé, although they have improved over the years.

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Syllabification: box·er shorts

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