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breeks

[breeks, briks] /briks, brɪks/
noun, (used with a plural verb) Scot. and North England.
1.
breeches; trousers.
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breeks

/briːks/
plural noun
1.
(Scot) trousers
Word Origin
Scot variant of breeches
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