swimming trunks

noun

Definition of swimming trunks

:special shorts that men and boys wear for swimming

Word by Word Definitions

swimming
  1. : that swims

  2. : adapted to or used in or for swimming

  1. : the act, art, or sport of one that swims and dives

trunk play trunks
  1. : the main stem of a tree apart from limbs and roots —called also bole

  2. : the human or animal body apart from the head and appendages : torso

  3. : the thorax of an insect


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