strides

strides
I
Australian Slang
trousers, pants
II
Everyday English Slang in Ireland
n trousers
III
Cumbrian Dictionary
( n striydz) trousers, e.g. I ripped me strides lowpin' ower yon yat = I appear to have caused my trousers to be torn by jumping over the gate over there.

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