pantaloon

  1. a buffoon in modern pantomimes; the butt of jokes
  2. a character in the commedia dell'arte; portrayed as a foolish old man
  3. trousers worn in former times

Pantaloon

• (n.) In recent times, same as Trousers. • (n.) A ridiculous character, or an old dotard, in the Italian comedy; also, a buffoon in pantomimes. • (n.) A bifurcated garment for a man, covering the body from the waist downwards, and consisting of breeches and stockings in one.
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pantaloon

noun trousers worn in former times
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Pantaloon

Pan`ta·loon' noun [ French pantalon , from Italian pantalone , a masked character in the Italian comedy, who wore breeches and stockings that were all of one piece, from Pantaleone , the patron saint of Venice, which, as a baptismal name, is very frequent among the Venetians, and is...
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Pantaloon

Pantaloon: see commedia dell'arte.
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Pantaloon

stock character of the 16th-century Italian commedia dell`arte—a cunning and rapacious yet often deceived Venetian merchant.[2 related articles]
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pantaloon

[n] - a buffoon in modern pantomimes 2. [n] - a character in the commedia dell`arte 3. [n] - trousers worn in former times
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