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How to use breeches in a sentence

His clothes marked him as a man of the city, for we do not wear shooting jackets, and breeches and leather leggings in our valley.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
With them were two civilians, both in rough shooting-jackets and breeches, one about forty-five, the other a few years his junior.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
He still wore knee-breeches and dark cotton stockings on his nether limbs, but they were not the breeches.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
The Adventure Girls were dressed alike in brown breeches, leather boots, and khaki shirts with brown silk ties to match.
THE ADVENTURE GIRLS AT K BAR OCLAIR BLANK
After that home and to bed, reading myself asleep, while the wench sat mending my breeches by my bedside.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
Being come home I to bed, and give my breeches to be dried by the fire against to-morrow.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
The stranger wore fringed buckskin breeches and a red flannel shirt, and his broad-brimmed felt hat lay on the ground beside him.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
While he searched there Chicot adroitly emptied out his money, and stuffed the empty purse into his breeches pocket.
CHICOT THE JESTERALEXANDRE DUMAS, PERE
So saying, he dropped about sixty or seventy gold pieces into his breeches pocket.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
Wear baggy breeches, and an enormous turban, and slippers turned up at the toes!
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG

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