sans-culotte etymology

French word sans-culotte comes from French culotte, French sans (Without.)

Detailed word origin of sans-culotte

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
culotte French (fra) (a pair of) panties, knickers. (historical) breeches. Trousers, pants; shorts.
sans French (fra) Without.
sans-culotte French (fra) Sans-culotte, peasant.