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addaword.gifdefinition of shants

plural noun
(American English) trousers (pants) that end around the knees. A blend of 'shorts' and 'pants'
... I first heard them called "shants"... years ago by one of the sweetest guy friends ... who had cut his baggy silver, metallic pants into shants.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 17/09/2013 11:03:00
Definition of shants from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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