pant·​ie | \ ˈpan-tē How to pronounce pantie (audio) \
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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At Boston Court Pasadena, four actresses walk onstage in beige bras and panties, then proceed to dress themselves in elaborate 18th century undergarments: black stockings, white corsets and hoop skirts. Margaret Gray,, "Review: Boston Court Pasadena’s ‘Ladies’ presents a puzzle of female empowerment," 14 June 2019 The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star opted to not wear a bra with her look, just nude-colored panties underneath, meaning her nipples were very visible. Mariah Haas,, "Kendall Jenner Jokes About Her Daring Decision to Step Out Braless in a Sheer Dress: 'Oops'," 11 May 2018 Her body was found in a bathroom with a bra, panties and a strip of leather wrapped around her neck. Bob Egelko,, "Court upholds death sentence of Hayward man convicted in 1995 rape, strangling," 27 June 2019 The admittedly substantial difference: It was cut like a pair of panties. Jacob Gallagher, WSJ, "Fashion’s New Strategy: Weird People Out and Watch Your Clothes Go Viral," 10 June 2019 The final ensemble was vintage Gaga: a glittery black bra, panties, fishnet tights, and ridiculously high platform boots. Brooke Bobb, Vogue, "Lady Gaga’s Private Fashion Archive is Going on Display in Las Vegas—Infamous Dried Meat Dress Included," 30 May 2019 Despite the way Twitter feels about ‘em, the denim panties are already runway-approved, as they were showcased at Y/Project's Spring-Summer 2019 show during Paris Fashion Week. De Elizabeth, Teen Vogue, "Y/Project Created $315 Denim Panties," 31 Mar. 2019 Luckily, thanks to leak-proof technology, there’s now a way to save all your favorite panties. Teen Vogue, "These Are the 7 Best-Reviewed Period Panties on the Internet," 19 Mar. 2019 One hurdle may be the fact that Victoria's Secret simply doesn't carry sizes larger than a 40DDD in bras and an XL (equivalent to a size 16) in panties and apparel, meaning many, if not most plus-size models, are already sized out of the line. Hilary George-parkin, Glamour, "What's Holding Victoria's Secret Back From Body Diversity on the Runway?," 9 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of pantie

1908, in the meaning defined above

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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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