Definition of briefs in English:


Syllabification: briefs
Pronunciation: /brēfs


  • Close-fitting legless underpants that are cut so as to cover the body to the waist, in contrast to a bikini.
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    • Boxer briefs have become the underwear of choice.
    • Should I tuck both my undershirt and shirt into my briefs?
    • Adam climbed over the bed to his suitcase pulled out a pair of his briefs and cut off shorts.

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