Bundfaltenhose

English translation: pleat(ed)- front trousers

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German term or phrase:Bundfaltenhose
English translation:pleat(ed)- front trousers
Entered by: Mary Worby

13:15 Jan 30, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / Textiles
German term or phrase: Bundfaltenhose
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Hans-Gerhard Leppert
Germany
Local time: 15:27
pleat(ed- front trousers
Explanation:
Is what the Oxford-Duden suggests, obviously for a British audience.

Or 'military folding trouser' according to 'English for Runaways' ;-) (But that's probably not that reliable a source!

HTH

Mary
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Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:27
Grading comment
Thank you VERY VERY much for your kind help!

Kindest regards

Hans-Gerhard Leppert
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3 +8pleat(ed- front trousers
Mary Worby


  

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pleat(ed- front trousers


Explanation:
Is what the Oxford-Duden suggests, obviously for a British audience.

Or 'military folding trouser' according to 'English for Runaways' ;-) (But that's probably not that reliable a source!

HTH

Mary

Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:27
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 23
Grading comment
Thank you VERY VERY much for your kind help!

Kindest regards

Hans-Gerhard Leppert

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Translations4IT: same results as Leo
6 mins

agree  Trudy Peters: First suggestion, with the ) ;-)
7 mins
  -> Indeed - looks like my brackets are all over the shop today ;-)

agree  Anja Toddington
32 mins

agree  Andrea Nemeth-Newhauser: pleated pants for Americans.
1 hr

agree  jccantrell: pleated front is OK for the USA, too.
1 hr

agree  HelenY: or just "pleated trousers"
2 hrs

agree  gangels
2 hrs

agree  jkjones
2 hrs
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