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



BrE BrE//ˈdʒɒdpəz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɑːdpərz//
[plural] Equine sports
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trousers/pants that are loose above the knee and tight from the knee to the ankle, worn when riding a horse a pair of jodhpurs See related entries: Equine sports Word Originlate 19th cent.: named after Jodhpur, a city in Western India, where similar garments are worn by Indian men as part of everyday dress.
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