briefs

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A pair of men's briefs

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briefs

  1. plural of brief
  2. (usually plural) A short close-fitting type of underpants.

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Despite being a single item of clothing, briefs—like pants, trousers, underwear, &c.—are considered to come in "pairs" and are counted using the phrase "pair(s) of".

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briefs

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of brief

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