Definition of chinos noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈtʃiːnəʊz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃiːnoʊz//
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informal trousers/pants made from strong cotton a pair of chinos Word Origin 1940s: from Latin American Spanish, literally ‘toasted’ (referring to the typical colour).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: chinos