Definition of panties in English:

panties

plural noun

informal
  • Legless underpants worn by women and girls; knickers.

    • ‘As the neglected wife, she walks around the house in camisole and panties, exuding unreleased sexual energy.’
    • ‘Every time I wear any trousers or tight skirts, the lines of my panties can be seen.’
    • ‘Microfiber or a bit of lycra will keep the panties where you want them and be less likely to bunch or slide around.’
    • ‘The artist stands arms akimbo, in high heels and matching black-lace bra and panties.’
    • ‘The panties come in packages of two with a $4.99 suggested retail price.’
    • ‘The panties, which are made of ring-spun cotton for a soft touch, are sold in patented packages that let consumers touch them without damaging the pack.’
    • ‘As he enters her small, crowded flat, she realizes she has several pairs of her colorful panties hanging out to dry.’
    • ‘Most women choose panties that are pretty rather than cut to suit their figures and compliment the design of their clothing.’
    • ‘The panties are equally fetching and - thank goodness for small miracles - very wearable.’
    • ‘I threw on some black panties and the dress; it was a little low cut so a bra wouldn't work.’

Pronunciation:

panties

/ˈpantɪz/