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Drop one's trousers

Posted by Pamela on June 07, 2006

In Reply to: Drop one's trousers Posted by Olya on June 07, 2006

: What is the meaning and origin of the phrase "drop one's trousers"?

I have only heard the literal meaning: if you went into a doctor's surgery (or a police station)and were told to "drop your trousers" you would undo your trousers and let them drop to the floor. Pamela