Chivarras
Chivarras Chi*var"ras, ||Chivarros Chi*var"ros, n. pl. [Mex. Sp.] Leggings. [Mex. & Southwestern U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • chivarras — (Sp. model spelled same [t∫ipáras] < chivo goat ; originally a call used in herding goats, and in this sense it is an expressive creation common to many languages)    Texas: 1892. Chaps made of goatskin with the hair left on the outside. The… …   Vocabulario Vaquero

  • Chivarros — Chivarras Chi*var ras, ||Chivarros Chi*var ros, n. pl. [Mex. Sp.] Leggings. [Mex. & Southwestern U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Pantalón — (Del fr. pantalon < Pantalone, personaje de la comedia italiana.) ► sustantivo masculino 1 INDUMENTARIA Y MODA Prenda de vestir con dos perneras que cubre desde la cintura hasta los tobillos: ■ prefiere usar pantalones en vez de faldas porque… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • pants — Synonyms and related words: Bermuda shorts, Capri pants, bags, bells, bloomers, blue jeans, breeches, breeks, briefs, britches, buckskins, chivarras, clam diggers, cords, corduroys, culottes, denims, drawers, dungarees, flannels, hot pants, jeans …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Investment — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Investment >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 investment investment Sgm: N 1 covering covering &c. 223 Sgm: N 1 dress dress clothing raiment drapery costume attire guise toilet …   English dictionary for students

  • chaps — (chaparreras [t∫aparéras] < chaparro [see above] plus the Spanish suffix era utensil ; the preferred pronunciation in English is [Jaéps]; this pronunciation was probably influenced by the Spanish spoken along the border, where speakers often… …   Vocabulario Vaquero

  • chivarros —    See chivarras …   Vocabulario Vaquero

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