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bell-bottom

[bel-bot-uh m] /ˈbɛlˌbɒt əm/
adjective
1.
Also, bell-bottomed. (of trousers) wide and flaring at the bottoms of the legs.
noun
2.
bell-bottoms, (used with a plural verb) bell-bottom trousers.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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British Dictionary definitions for bell-bottoms

bell-bottoms

plural noun
1.
trousers that flare from the knee and have wide bottoms
Derived Forms
bell-bottomed, adjective
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