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Pants. Mara Castle. ETYMOLOGY. Noun : clipped form of pantaloons (French). Pantaloons: 1661, "kind of tights" (originally a Fr. Fashion), associated with Pantaloun (1590). (Greek origin—"all-compassionate”) Applied to tight long trousers (replacing knee-breeches) by 1798

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pants

Pants

Mara Castle

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ETYMOLOGY

  • Noun: clipped form of pantaloons (French).
  • Pantaloons: 1661, "kind of tights" (originally a Fr. Fashion), associated with Pantaloun (1590).
  • (Greek origin—"all-compassionate”)
  • Applied to tight long trousers (replacing knee-breeches) by 1798
  • First use of pants recorded in 1840.
  • Originally referred only to men’s pants
  • British slang: rubbish
definition cont d
Definition (cont’d)
  • Verbs

1. To remove someone’s pants

          • (homonyms)

2. To breath heavily, due to

exhaustion

a message from the ministry of pants
A Message from the Ministry of Pants:
  • February 3, 2007
  • Pants are everywhere. We bring you this pair of pants images:
  • http://collectingtokens.wordpress.com/2007/02/03/a-message-from-the-ministry-of-pants/
types of pants
Types of pants
  • Capri Pants
  • Hot Pants
  • Fat Pants/Comfy Pants
  • Dress Pants
  • Farty Pants
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Pants in compounds

  • Pants rabbits
  • Smarty-pants
  • Scaredy-pants
  • Fancy-pants

You’re tacky and I hate you!

phrases
Phrases
  • caught with one's pants down
  • wear the pants
  • beat the pants off
  • keep your pants on
  • by the seat of your pants
  • Liar, liar, Pants on Fire