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trews

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noun plural \ˈtrüz\

Definition of trews

  1. 1 chiefly British :  3pant 1; especially :  tight-fitting trousers usually of tartan

  2. 2 :  close-cut tartan shorts worn under the kilt in Highland dress



Origin of trews

Scottish Gaelic triubhas


First Known Use: circa 1568


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