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half-pants

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Definition of half-pants in English:

noun

Indian
A pair of shorts.
Example sentences
  • He stroked down the filthy tatters of his shirt and half pants, staring at the grime ingrained through the palms of his hands for a long, wistful time.
  • One of the big debates for Delhi government was whether during the peak winter months, students should switch to pants or continue with the half pants in draughty, chilled classrooms.
  • To everyone not wearing khaki half-pants, it is clear that the central message of Election 2004 was its economics.

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