Formerly a standard item of Western men's clothing, they had fallen out of use by the mid-19th century in favour of trousers.
Modern athletic garments used for English riding and fencing, although called breeches or britches, differ from breeches in ways discussed below.
Fed Cup is the premier international team competition in women's tennis, launched in 1963 to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the International Tennis Federation (ITF).
The competition was known as the Federation Cup until 1995.
"wearers of breeches" (or rather, of fabric wrapped around the legs.) Like other words for similar garments (e.g., pants, knickers, and shorts) the word breeches has been applied to both outer garments and undergarments.
Breeches uses a plural form to reflect it has two legs; the word has no singular form (it is a plurale tantum).
From raptors to the Military, Jeff Wilson and his trio of Morgan Stallions kept the entire arena audience on their toes.
His captivating performances were one of our biggest hits this year and we are pleased to have had the opportunity to share his talents with the Breyer world.
There is undoubtedly more sports than are listed here, there are many regional sports, modified rules and new sports being developed every day (see new sports).
Open to all nations the competition became a resounding success. The competition was supported by the top players right from the start.
Held at the Queen's Club, in London, the first contest was between Australia and the United States.
According to Dana Boyd, the picture first appeared on Orion back in 2012 and she swore she would never do it again simply because of the intricacy and accuracy the design required.
But three and a half years later Breyer Fest 2016 was looming and never came calling.