noun (used with a plural verb)
casual pants that end slightly below the knee.
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trousers, underpants, shorts, knickers, trawler, fisher, jeans, drawers, dungarees, panties, corduroys, Bermudas, chinos, jodhpurs, briefs, breeches, bloomers, chaps, britches
- clam up,
Origin of clam diggers
1850–55, for literal sense
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