cargo pants
noun plural Date: 1980 pants with cargo pockets typically on the sides of the legs at thigh level

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cargo pants — (cargo trousers) are much like regular khaki pants, but were designed originally for tough, outdoor activities. They are baggier, permitting free movement, made of hardwearing, quick drying fabrics, with tough stitching, and have large belt loops …   Wikipedia

  • cargo pants — or cargo trousers plural noun Wide, baggy trousers with large pockets on the side of the thighs • • • Main Entry: ↑cargo …   Useful english dictionary

  • cargo pants — n. loosefitting, casual pants having a number of capacious pockets, some typically on the side of the upper leg * * * …   Universalium

  • cargo pants — cargo ,pants noun plural loose pants made of heavy cotton with six pockets, two of which are at the side of the legs just above the knees …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cargo pants — n. loosefitting, casual pants having a number of capacious pockets, some typically on the side of the upper leg …   English World dictionary

  • cargo pants — noun Pants with many pockets for cargo …   Wiktionary

  • cargo pants — /ˈkagoʊ pænts/ (say kahgoh pants) plural noun casual, loose fitting, cotton trousers or shorts with pockets sewn onto the outside of the legs, usually at mid thigh level. Also, cargos. {US (1950s) …   Australian English dictionary

  • cargo pants — plural noun loose fitting casual cotton trousers with large patch pockets halfway down each leg …   English new terms dictionary

  • cargo pants — UK / US noun [plural] loose trousers made of cotton with large pockets on the legs …   English dictionary

  • ˈcargo ˌpants — noun [plural] loose trousers made of heavy cotton with pockets on the legs …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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