Definition of BVDs in English:

BVDs

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noun

North American trademark
  • A type of boxer shorts.
    More example sentences
    • Just me and him in our BVDs, watching television and munching on chips.
    • It was the first time I ever drank beer, and I wandered off because all I could think about was Peter in his BVDs.
    • Every afternoon he watched television in his BVDs.

Origin

late 19th century: abbreviation from the name of the manufacturers; the mistaken full form in folk etymology is babies' ventilated diapers.

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