plus fours

plural noun

: loose sports knickers made four inches longer than ordinary knickers

Word History

First Known Use

1920, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of plus fours was in 1920

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“Plus fours.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plus%20fours. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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