plural noun
sher·​ry·​val·​lies | \ ¦sherē¦valēz \

Definition of sherryvallies

: overalls or protective leggings of thick cloth or leather formerly worn for riding on horseback

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History and Etymology for sherryvallies

modification of Polish szarawary, from Russian sharavary, from Greek sarabara loose trousers, probably of Iranian origin; akin to Persian shalwār, shulwār loose trousers

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“Sherryvallies.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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