noun (used with a plural verb) Scot. and North England.
Examples from the Web for breeks
Historical Examples of breeks
All the world knows that it is ill taking the breeks off a Highlander.Soldiers Three, Part II.
"I 'll be wipin off a streak o' red upon me breeks" Duke: Quick!
In about one minute I 'll be wipin' off a streak o' red upon me breeks.
If ye sell your purse to your wife, gie her your breeks to the bargain.The Proverbs of Scotland
They may wear the breeks, but the women wear the brains, I trow.The House with the Green Shutters
George Douglas Brown