Usage examples for knickerbockers

  1. She had been thinking of a certain blackberry pie, which thought naturally induced reflection on Bryce Cardigan and reminded Shirley of her first visit to the Giants under the escort of a boy in knickerbockers. – The Valley of the Giants by Peter B. Kyne
  2. The material result of this new theory of life was to make me enormously conceited, and I moved among my comrades with a mysterious confidence, and gave myself the airs of a Byron in knickerbockers. – The Ghost Ship by Richard Middleton
  3. His powerful, muscular figure, more conspicuous for strength than grace, showed to advantage in his tweed shooting- coat and knickerbockers, his ordinary morning costume. – Our Bessie by Rosa Nouchette Carey