Welcome to the Briefs section of the Underwear
Glossary. In this section, you can learn more about underwear.
Briefs: the classic briefs typically fits close to the body and
provide moderate to full rear coverage. The briefs are cut higher on the
leg than a boy short (but are not as narrow as a bikini brief). You will
find that briefs will be generally in a similar silhouette. However, the
shapes and measurements in which they are cut are going to depend on the
manufacturer. Not all briefs are created equal. It is important to find
a brand and size that fits well for you body type and size. Although
briefs are typically considered to be comfortable, they do have some
negative issues. The primary concern with briefs would be the potential
visibility of "panty lines". With briefs, you may have panty lines. In
summary, a women's brief is a traditional rise silhouette that sits at the
waist with a low leg line and full rear coverage.
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