pantie

noun
pant·​ie | \ ˈpan-tē \
variants: or panty
plural panties

Definition of pantie

: a woman's or child's undergarment covering the lower trunk and made with closed crotch usually used in plural

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Back in Boston, blank-faced Offred finds blood stains on her panties. Rena Gross, Billboard, "14 Crushing (And Occasionally Uplifting) Moments From 'Handmaid's Tale' Season 2, Episode 5," 16 May 2018 Close behind, socks with sandals (55 percent), Crocs (53 percent), baggy clothes (50 percent), Granny panties (45 percent), and dressing too youthfully (44 percent) were all seen as deal-breakers. Fox News, "These are the biggest first-date fashion deal-breakers, say singles," 2 Oct. 2018 Tighty-whities are the male equivalent of granny panties. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, "Are You Ready for the Return of Tighty-Whities? Gucci Sure Is," 25 Sep. 2018 For many in my community, that stigma was enough to discourage us from using nontraditional methods of blood catching, like menstrual cups and period panties. Teen Vogue, "Period Taboo and Menstrual Cups in the Black Community," 15 Nov. 2018 Later the company stamped that brand on men’s underwear, women’s cotton panties, scarfs and gloves. James R. Hagerty, WSJ, "John Bryan Led Sara Lee and Raised Funds for Chicago’s Millennium Park," 4 Oct. 2018 This mass plus-size retailer recently partnered with plus model, Tara Lynn, on a range of glamorous lingerie that plus women and femmes can feel beautiful in — from hip-hugging panties that accentuate curves to lacy bras that fit comfortably. Shammara Lawrence, Teen Vogue, "9 Size-Inclusive Lingerie Brands to Support Instead of Victoria's Secret," 14 Nov. 2018 Go for comfort first with a pair of Commando’s seam-free panties. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "The Best Underwear for Every Occasion," 12 June 2018 The line is divided into four categories: On the Reg (T-shirt bras), U Cute (lacy details), Damn (corsets, bodysuits), and Black Widow (crotchless panties). Emilia Petrarca, The Cut, "Rihanna’s Fenty Lingerie Is Here! Complete With Whips and Handcuffs.," 11 May 2018

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First Known Use of pantie

1908, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pantie was in 1908

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pantie

noun
pant·​ie
variants: or panty \ ˈpan-​tē \
plural panties

Kids Definition of pantie

: a woman's or child's undergarment with short legs or no legs

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