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    How do you say pants in London?

    The American word for pants or trousers is what the British would call pants. She lived and worked in many parts of the UK. Many answers here are regional. In the south of England, trousers are underwear. What are trousers called in London? In UK usage, trousers mean underpants. What do you call pants in English? Of course, the pants themselves have continued in American English to refer to pants, but in British English, pants is more often used to refer to what americans call underpants—which makes the word a little funnier across the pond, at least for 8-year-olds and anyone who shares their sense of humor. Do the British…