flap-trousers, plural noun

Forms:
Also flapped trousers.
Origin:
Afrikaans
klapbroek.
1936 [see klapbroek].
1970 Beeton & Dorner in Eng. Usage in Sn Afr. Vol.1 No.2, 46Klapbroek,..lit ‘flap trouser’.
1973 J. Meintjes Voortrekkers 99The Doppers could easily be recognized by their appearance and dress, by their short jackets and flap-trousers of blue or brown nankeen.
klapbroek.
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