Meaning of French knickers in English:

French knickers


plural noun

  • Loose-fitting, wide-legged knickers, typically of silk or satin.

    ‘The contrast of the colours brown, gold and turquoise was used to full advantage as were innocent white lace camisoles and complementary French knickers.’
    • ‘Alternatively, floaty French knickers and dainty tie side knickers with contrasting lace back can be worn with a matching cami, bra or slip.’
    • ‘As a teenager he would buy bras, French knickers and dresses at jumble sales to wear.’
    • ‘I don't mean French knickers, or seamless knickers.’
    • ‘Available in sexy black, or versatile poudre, these gorgeous French knickers have been very popular since their introduction to our range.’