Instead of trousers, some of his male customers will wear sweat-shorts this spring.
trousers will run about $165 a pair and sports jackets $465.
She wore a black silk brocade jacket and trousers with silver and jade jewelry.
1610s, earlier trouzes (1580s), extended from trouse (1570s), with plural ending typical of things in pairs, from Gaelic or Middle Irish triubhas "close-fitting shorts," of uncertain origin. The unexplained intrusive second -r- is perhaps by influence of drawers.