Definitions for shorts
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word shorts.
short pants, shorts, trunksnoun
trousers that end at or above the knee
drawers, underdrawers, shorts, boxers, boxershortsnoun
underpants worn by men
Pants worn primarily in the summer that do not go lower than the knees.
Jessica hated covering her legs, so she rarely wore anything but shorts.
After a scare like that, I need to change my shorts.
Remnants, clippings, trimmings of production processes.
Shorts are a garment worn over the pelvic area, circling the waist and splitting to cover the upper part of the legs, sometimes extending down to the knees but not covering the entire length of the leg. They are called "shorts" because they are a shortened version of trousers, which cover the entire leg, but not the foot. Shorts are typically worn in warm weather or in an environment where comfort and airflow are more important than the protection of the legs. There are a variety of shorts, ranging from knee-length short trousers that can in some situations be worn as formal clothes to beachwear and athletic shorts. Some types of shorts are typically worn by women, such as culottes, which are a divided skirt resembling a pair of loose-cut shorts.
Shorts are a type of clothing worn over the pelvic area and the upper part of the legs. They are generally shorter than trousers or pants, covering only a part of the thigh, and are worn by both men and women in warm weather or for activities that require a lot of movement, such as sports.
Shorts are a bifurcated garment worn by both men and women over their pelvic area, circling the waist, and covering the upper part of the legs, sometimes extending down to knee but not covering the entire length of the leg. They are called "shorts" because they are a shortened version of trousers, which cover the entire leg. Shorts are typically worn in warm weather or in an environment where comfort and airflow are more important than the protection of the legs.
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Shorts is ranked #12370 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Shorts surname appeared 2,514 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Shorts.
54.8% or 1,378 total occurrences were Black.
40.1% or 1,010 total occurrences were White.
2.5% or 63 total occurrences were of two or more races.
2% or 52 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
The numerical value of shorts in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of shorts in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
What you find is across all of those companies, the shirts are 1 to 3 inches slimmer for a girl in every single brand, and when you talk about the shorts, the shorts are literally one-third the length of the boys' shorts, it's one thing for us to say, 'Oh, they're smaller,' but when you actually see the numbers, I think it really drives home the message.
Judge Smails: It’s easy to grin / When your ship comes in / And you’ve got the stock market beat. / But the man worthwhile, / Is the man who can smile, / When his shorts aren’t too tight in the seat.
A boy ran into my shop and said his father and elder brother had been shot. He was only wearing shorts, no top and sweating despite the wintry weather. I shut down my shop immediately, leaving some items outside.
You’re like a book I hate to read, a story I want to skip through to the end. You take my soul and blow me straight into hell. I’m high on wigged out poems, short shorts that don’t stop. Am I dead? I DON’T KNOW WHAT’S REAL! What about you?
When hundreds of people are in running shoes and shorts, we don't seem that scary.
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Translations for shorts
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- гащета, шортиBulgarian
- σορτς, παντελονάκι, σορτσάκιGreek
- pantalón corteSpanish
- shortsit, sortsitFinnish
- bríste sciota, brístínIrish
- troosyn giareyManx
- rövidnadrág, sortHungarian
- celana pendekIndonesian
- шорц, куси панталониMacedonian
- shorts, kortbukseNorwegian
- kortbukse, shortsNorwegian Nynorsk
- shorts, kortbyxorSwedish
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