One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Stretchy trousers, typically fitting closely on the hips and thighs, of a type designed to be worn while performing yoga exercises.
- ‘The last time I traveled to Greensboro and came through this airport I was wearing yoga pants and a sweatshirt and I was on crutches.’
- ‘I'm often late and show up wearing yoga pants.’
- ‘Most of her students - eight young women dressed in sweats or yoga pants and T-shirts - take back-to-back hula and Tahitian classes.’
- ‘"I'd just better go change," I said, as I realized the red yoga pants I was wearing were causing puddles to form as the snow melted off them.’
- ‘I'd changed into yoga pants and a comfy top.’
- ‘I wear black yoga pants and a short-sleeve black top.’
- ‘She is wearing a pair of white yoga pants, and an old pink shirt that says 'dancers kick butt'.’
- ‘For now, she's particularly targeting women, many of whom are as likely to wear yoga pants as jeans or khakis when they head to the mall or the movies these days.’
- ‘50 winners will receive a deluxe holistic gift basket to help you relax, soothe and renew, including yoga pants, an aromatherapy candle, massage oil, a relaxing CD and Ohm products.’
- ‘There was the 60-something Pilates instructor in front of me, shoulder-length gray hair and dressy yoga pants, telling her 40-something horn-rimmed glasses-wearing friend about how the switch from Astanga yoga to Pilates had changed her whole life.’
- ‘I spent much of my time laid up in my yoga pants and tee-shirt in the comfortable deck furniture.’
- ‘There are no pom-poms in sight; girls wear yoga pants and bra tops and are drenched in sweat after an hour spent learning and relearning a 90-second routine.’
- ‘Killer selection of monogram-worthy tees, yoga pants, hoodies, and military bags - all 40 percent off.’
- ‘The scoop neck and lean fit make it cute with jeans, yoga pants, or under a blazer.’
- ‘I don't think she will be making do on one average salary or having to cancel her baby yoga class because her yoga pants (the only ones she can get into now) are buried in the laundry basket.’
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