Last modified on 21 October 2014, at 00:55

shorts

EnglishEdit

Running shorts.
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NounEdit

shorts (plural only)

  1. plural form of short
  2. Pants worn primarily in the summer that do not go lower than the knees.
    Jessica hated covering her legs, so she rarely wore anything but shorts.
  3. Underwear bottoms.
    After a scare like that, I need to change my shorts.
  4. (uncountable) Remnants, clippings, trimmings of production processes.
  5. The part of milled grain sifted out which is next finer than the bran.
    • Halliwell
      The first remove above bran is shorts.
  6. Short, inferior hemp.

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FrenchEdit

NounEdit

shorts m

  1. plural form of short
    Est-ce qu'il vous reste des shorts comme celui-ci en stock ?

Norwegian BokmålEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From English shorts

NounEdit

shorts m (definite singular shortsen, indefinite plural shorts or shortser, definite plural shortsene)

  1. shorts (trousers with short legs, no longer than to the knees).

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English shorts

NounEdit

shorts m (definite singular shortsen, indefinite plural shorts or shortsar, definite plural shortsane)

  1. shorts (as above)

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

shorts ?

  1. trousers with short legs. Does generally not reach to the knees.

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