broekvent

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From broek (trousers) +‎ vent (mate, dude)

NounEdit

broekvent m (plural broekventen, diminutive broekventje n)

  1. (often in the diminutive) an immature man (a metaphore that alludes to men that still wear boyish shorts)
  2. (figuratively) coward

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 29 January 2014, at 22:07