hip hugger

hiphugger

[hip-huhg-er]
adjective
1.
(of a garment) having a close-fitting waistline placed at the hip rather than at the natural waist: hiphugger jeans.
noun
2.
hiphuggers, trousers having this type of waistline.

Origin:
1965–70; hip1 + hug + -er1

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