- men's tight-fitting trousers, esp those fastening under the instep worn in the late 18th and early 19th centuries
- children's trousers resembling these
- informal or facetious any trousers, esp baggy ones
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
Clothinga man's close-fitting garment for the hips and legs, worn esp. in the 19th century.