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hiphugger

[hip-huhg-er] /ˈhɪpˌhʌg ər/
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
1965-1970
1965-70; hip1 + hug + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for hip-huggers

hip-huggers

plural noun
1.
(mainly US) trousers that begin at the hips instead of the waist Usual Brit word hipsters
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Slang definitions & phrases for hip-huggers

hip-huggers

noun

Pants having a low waistline, usually below the navel (mid-1960s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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