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chaps

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Pronunciation

  • IPA: /tʃæps/, IPA: /ʃæps/

Etymology 1

From chap.

Noun

chaps pl.

  1. Plural form of chap.

Verb

chaps

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

Etymology 2

Short for American Spanish chaparreras.

Noun

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Singular
chaps

Plural
plurale tantum

chaps (plurale tantum)
  1. Protective leather leggings attached at the waist.
    If you are going to use that chainsaw, why don't you put on a pair of chaps?
    Chaps were a costume staple of Westerns.
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