boxer-short° (plural boxer-shorts) [bɔksœʀ∫ɔʀt]
masculine noun
boxer shorts, boxers

Dictionnaire Français-Anglais. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • boxer-short — [ bɔksɶrʃɔrt ] n. m. • 1966; mot angl. « culotte courte de boxeur » ♦ Anglic. Short de sport doublé d un slip. Ils achetèrent « de l ambre solaire, des boxer shorts » (Perec). Abrév. BOXER . Des boxers. ● boxer short, boxer shorts nom masculin… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Boxer shorts — (also known as loose boxers or as simply boxers) are a type of underwear worn by men. The term has been used in English since 1944 for all around elastic shorts, so named after the shorts worn by pugilists, for whom unhindered leg movement (… …   Wikipedia

  • boxer-shorts — ● boxer short, boxer shorts nom masculin (anglais boxer shorts, short de boxeur) Short doublé d un slip intérieur attenant …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • short — [ ʃɔrt ] n. m. • 1910; angl. shorts, de short « court » ♦ Culotte courte (pour le sport, les vacances). Short de tennis. Être en short. ⇒aussi bermuda, boxer short, flottant. Des shorts. Loc. fam. Tailler un short à qqn, le frôler (en voiture). ● …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • boxer — 1. boxer [ bɔkse ] v. <conjug. : 1> • 1772; de boxe 1 ♦ V. intr. Livrer un combat de boxe, pratiquer la boxe. Il boxe bien, mais sa garde est trop haute. Dimanche, il boxera contre le champion de France. 2 ♦ V. tr. Fam. Frapper à coups de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Boxer (lingerie) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir boxer. Boxer Le boxer est un type de sous vêtement porté aussi bien par les …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Boxer (dog) — Boxer Plain fawn Boxer, uncropped and undocked Other names German Boxer Deutscher Boxer German Boxer Country of origin Germany …   Wikipedia

  • Short Eyes (play) — Short Eyes is a theatre drama written in 1972 by playwright Miguel Piñero, which was later made into a movie. The title is prison slang for a pedophile. Piñero wrote the play for a prisoners writing workshop during his incarceration for armed… …   Wikipedia

  • boxer shorts — boxer ,shorts or boxers noun plural men s underwear that looks like a pair of short loose pants …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • short n — boxer shorts n pl …   English expressions

  • Boxer Rebellion Indemnity Scholarship Program — The Boxer Rebellion Indemnity Scholarship Program (zh cp|c=庚子賠款獎學金|p=Gēngzǐ Péikuǎn Jiǎngxuéjīn) was a scholarship program funded by Boxer Rebellion indemnity money paid to the United States that provided for Chinese students to study in the U.S …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.