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pedal pushers

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plural noun
  1. slacks that extend to about the midpoint of the calf, worn by girls and women, originally used when cycling.
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Origin of pedal pushers

An Americanism dating back to 1940–45
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Related Words for pedal pushers

leggings, Capris, breeches, jodhpurs, knickers

British Dictionary definitions for pedal pushers

pedal pushers

pl n
  1. calf-length trousers or jeans worn by women
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