- 1 (trousers) (AmE) pantalón (m), pantalones (mpl) a pair of pants un par de pantalones, unos pantalones, un pantalón to bore the pants off sb (also BrE) [colloquial/familiar] matar a algn de aburrimiento to scare the pants off sb (also BrE) [colloquial/familiar] darle* a algn un susto de muerteMore example sentences
- The women that Isis had a glimpse of wore either bell-bottomed trousers, denim pants, or blue jeans.
- The shirts tucked into tight, ebony brown rawhide pants, trousers designed to keep the warmth in and the cold out.
- Lord I am so grateful for drawstring pants and trousers with elastic.
- 2 (underwear) (BrE) 2.1 (men's) calzoncillos (mpl), calzones (mpl) (Méx) , interiores (mpl) (Col, Ven) to catch sb with his pants down [colloquial/familiar] agarrar or (esp Esp) coger* a algn desprevenido 2.2 (women's) panties 2.3 (BrE) [slang/argot], (nonsense) tonterías (fpl), pendejadas (fpl) (AmL exc CS) [familiar/colloquial], chorradas (fpl) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial], pavadas (fpl) (RPl) [familiar/colloquial], leseras (fpl) (Chi) [familiar/colloquial] 2.4 (BrE) [colloquial/familiar], (rubbish) porquería (f) the film was pants la película fue una porqueríaMore example sentences
More example sentences
- It's not art - it's pants.
- I thought I'd give it a go. Unfortunatly, I'd not looked at the opinions of others on Ciao..........boy, do I wish I had! It's pants. It really is a poor program.
- The chaps Tom and I have styled all bought pants or boxers and vests and have all reported back that they are soft, fit really well and that their women think they look much better.
- Many stores now sell bikinis as separates, so you can buy the pants and bra in different sizes to ensure a perfect fit.
- Department store Marks & Spencer is launching an underwear range for men featuring thongs and glittery pants.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.