bell-bottoms

plural noun
bell-bot·toms | \ ˈbel-ˈbä-təmz \

Definition of bell-bottoms 

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: pants with wide flaring bottoms

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Plural noun

bell-bottom \ˈbel-ˈbä-təm \ adjective

First Known Use of bell-bottoms

Plural noun

1904, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bell-bottoms was in 1904

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bell-bottoms

noun

English Language Learners Definition of bell-bottoms

: pants with legs that become much wider at the bottom

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