Pantaloonery

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Pantaloonery Materials for pantaloons.
    • Pantaloonery The character or performances of a pantaloon; buffoonery.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pantaloonery The tricks or behaviour of a pantaloon; buffoonery.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Pantaloonery buffoonery
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. pantalon—It. pantalone, from Pantaleon (Gr. 'all-lion'), the patron saint of Venice.