walking shorts


noun (used with a plural verb)

medium to long shorts, often cut fuller than Bermuda shorts and used for walking or leisure activity.

Nearby words

  1. walking horse,
  2. walking leaf,
  3. walking line,
  4. walking on water,
  5. walking papers,
  6. walking stick,
  7. walking ticket,
  8. walking wounded,
  9. walking-around money,
  10. walkman

Origin of walking shorts

First recorded in 1960–65

Also called walk shorts.

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British Dictionary definitions for walkshorts

walkshorts

/ (ˈwɔːkˌʃɔːts) /

pl n

NZ smart shorts for men
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