cords
cords cords n. [contraction of corduroys.] trousers made of corduroy cloth; corduroys.

Syn: corduroys. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Cords — ist der ´Familienname folgender Personen: August Cords (um 1900), deutscher Reeder aus Rostock Gustav Cords (1870–1951), deutscher Komponist Ingrid Cords (* 1940), deutsche Landespolitikerin (Hamburg) (SPD) Jin Sook Cords (* 1963), südkoreanisch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cords — (engl., spr. Kohrds), 1) schwere baumwollene od. manchesterartige Zeuge, von verschiedenen Gattungen, gerippt u. gestreift; 2) ein dem Cordet Dimity ähnliches Zeug …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • cords — [ kɔrdz ] noun plural pants made of corduroy …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • cords — noun cotton trousers made of corduroy cloth • Syn: ↑corduroys • Usage Domain: ↑plural, ↑plural form • Hypernyms: ↑trouser, ↑pant * * * plural of …   Useful english dictionary

  • cords — /kawrdz/, n. (used with a pl. v.) clothing, esp. trousers, of corded fabric; corduroys. [1770 80; pl. of CORD] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Cords — This interesting and unusual name is of French origin and has two possible sources, the first being a dialectal variant of a metonymic occupational name for a maker of cord or string or perhaps a habitual wearer of decorative ties and ribbons.… …   Surnames reference

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