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pants

Pronunciation: /pænts/

Translation of pants in Spanish:

plural noun/nombre plural

  • 1 (trousers) (American English/inglés norteamericano) pantalón (masculine), pantalones (masculine plural) a pair of pants un par de pantalones, unos pantalones, un pantalón to bore the pants off sb (also British English/también inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] matar a algn de aburrimiento to scare the pants off sb (also British English/también inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] darle* a algn un susto de muerte
    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) (British English/inglés británico) 2.1 (men's) calzoncillos (masculine plural), calzones (masculine plural) (Mexico/México) , interiores (masculine plural) (Colombia) (Venezuela) to catch sb with his pants down [colloquial/familiar] agarrar or (especially Spain/especialmente España) coger* a algn desprevenido 2.2 (women's) panties 2.3 (British English/inglés británico) [slang/argot], (nonsense) tonterías (feminine plural), pendejadas (feminine plural) (Latin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur) [colloquial/familiar], chorradas (feminine plural) (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar], pavadas (feminine plural) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar], leseras (feminine plural) (Chile) [colloquial/familiar] 2.4 (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar], (rubbish) porquería (feminine) the film was pants la película fue una porquería
    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.
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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