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Y-fronts Line breaks: Y-fronts
Pronunciation: /ˈwʌɪfrʌnts/

Definition of Y-fronts in English:

plural noun

British trademark
Men’s or boys' underpants with a branching seam at the front in the shape of an upside-down Y.
Example sentences
  • They'll be donning capes and Y-fronts over their trousers.
  • He's over in the kitchen area, wearing nothing but his hat and a baggy pair of Y-fronts.
  • Every man and his brother buys their Y-fronts at this shop.

Words that rhyme with Y-fronts

shin splints • Mainz

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