palazzo pants

plural noun
variants: or less commonly palazzo pajamas

Definition of palazzo pants

: extremely wide-legged pants for women

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First Known Use of palazzo pants

1956, in the meaning defined above

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“Palazzo pants.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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