Questions about clothing: vocabulary, names of outfits or styles, etc. Preguntas sobre ropa: vocabulario, nombres de atuendos o estilos, etc.

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Translation of “slacks” (dress pants)

What is the typical way in Spanish to refer to "slacks" (or dress pants that you'd wear with a suit or other formal clothing)? Is there a universal way to distinguish them from less formal pants? ...
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¿Cuál es la forma más adecuada de decir “ropa casual” en correcto español?

En el colegio donde trabaja mi esposa los profesores pueden ir los viernes con ropa casual pero no informal (ella entiende perfectamente la diferencia). Algo "casual" según el diccionario es "algo ...
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What does “pelite” mean, in regards to orthopedics?

While in Mexico, I made an appointment with an orthopedic doctor to have him investigate why my feet hurt when I walk on them for a very short time and also in the morning right after waking up. He ...
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Singular and plural of pants, shorts, jeans, etc

In English, words like pants, shorts, and jeans appear to be in the plural but really refer to one item of clothing (I don't know what the technical term for it is). To be more specific, you can say "...
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Which style of hat represents the Spanish language the best? [closed]

Spanish, as most know (and probably all who are reading this), is spoken in many countries, but the cultures of the speakers differ widely, especially between Spain and Latin America. What I want to ...