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longies

[lawng-eez, long-] /ˈlɔŋ iz, ˈlɒŋ-/
noun, (used with a plural verb)
1.
long underwear, especially for winter use.
2.
long pants for boys.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55, Americanism; long1 + -ie + -s3
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longies

noun

Long underwear; long johns: that day's version of today's longies (1950s+)


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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