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EtymologyEdit

Formally from English slip (kind of underskirt), but with the sense of etymologically related German Schlüpfer, also Schlüpper (briefs, panties).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /slɪp/
  • (file)

NounEdit

Slip m (genitive Slips, plural Slips)

  1. a piece of underwear covering just the genitalia and buttocks: panties, knickers (for women); briefs (for men)

Usage notesEdit

  • Though per se applicable to both sexes, more commonly used of women’s panties, at least outside of advertising.

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Further readingEdit

  • Slip in Duden online

LuxembourgishEdit

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NounEdit

Slip m (plural Slippen)

  1. briefs