breeches : Common Errors in English

About breeches

The most common pronunciation of this word referring to pants rhymes with “itches.” The more phonetic spelling “britches” is perfectly acceptable.

breeches Meaning(s)

  • (n) trousers ending above the knee

breeches in News

  1. Streets to Streams program helps at-risk youth in Cumberland County

    MONROE TWP. — Cumberland Valley Trout Unlimited’s “Streets to Streams” program wrapped up its fourth year Wednesday on the banks of the Yellow Breeches Creek behind the Allenberry Resort Inn a…
    on June 27, 2013 Source: The Sentinel

  2. From Streets to Streams, teens learn a new hobby and about life

    Local kids are learning about the benefits of getting into a positive hobby with some fly-fishing. It's called the Street to Streams program and it's happening right now in Cumberland County. Near the Yellow Breeches Creek in Boiling Springs, troubled teens are learning to change their lives around. One cast at a time, they are learning to fish. But the bigger lesson is about life. "This ...
    on June 27, 2013 Source: WHP CBS 21 Harrisburg

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