A localised phrase from the Dictionary of American Regional English (Harvard Uni Press)
Chokebore Britches – n. Trousers that narrow towards the bottom, esp riding breeches.
- 1944 Western Words, Adam: Choke-bore pants – a name given the flare hipped, tight-kneed riding breeches of the Easterner.
- 1958 Woods Words, McCulloch: Worn by dude in the woods, and much sneered at by loggers
- 1959 Gunbarrel, Martin: She wore Chokeboard trousers, with wrap-around leggings, but her high-heel kid pumps left a two-inch margin of silk stocking exposed
Mainly – West.
See Also – Chokebore – a shotgun barrel that narrows toward the the muzzle.