- an undergarment for the lower part of the body, typically covering at least part of the legs.Compare drawer(def 2).
Origin of underdrawers
1825–35; under- + drawers
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Examples from the Web for underdrawers
Three pair o them underdrawers, Deliaan not a break in one of em!
While in bed put on stockings, slippers, bath robe (and underdrawers or flannel petticoat in winter).
He looked as though one gentle shove might send him yodeling down Market Street in his underdrawers.PRoblem
Alan Edward Nourse
The American troops swarmed out in their underdrawers and cartridge belts, and that surprise party turned right about face.A Woman's Impression of the Philippines
Mary H. (Mary Helen) Fee
Madame Putois had begun the basket that Gervaise had brought to her filled with towels, wrappers, cuffs and underdrawers.L'Assommoir