sherryvallies

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

Definition of sherryvallies

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

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Origin and Etymology of 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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