Definition of overtrousers in English:
Waterproof trousers, typically worn over other trousers.
- It rains in the city, as it does on an island, but people do not wear plastic waterproof overtrousers here.
- We are ferried from the fishing boat by a small orange dinghy flooded knee - deep with freezing water, with only the Sprayway waterproof overtrousers combined with my ludicrously expensive Drys waterproof socks to keep my toes dry.
- It was the only wet day, but on that day I was really grateful for my gumboots, overtrousers and parka.
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