How to use Trunks in a sentence
I thought about it, but I couldn't tell the trunks apart.
I heard he was going to give them out after the sale, after the trunks sold, but the keys all got mixed up so he simply tossed them.
Weren't you nervous when the trunks were opened?
Charlie asked, sitting on one of the trunks.
He ripped the clothing from her, then sliced through her belt, shoving her over the stack of trunks.Advertisement
He dressed and explored the bedchamber, digging through her wardrobes and trunks.
She knelt and pushed clothes and trunks out of the way to reveal a dagger wrapped in linen, several bladders, and a barrel the height of her knee.
Fatigued, she carefully sealed it and returned all but the bladder to the hiding spot behind the trunks.
Dressed in swim trunks and nothing else, his long, lean legs were propped up on the balcony railing.
Nor are they afraid to venture out of their depth, being excellent swimmers, and able, by means of their trunks, to breathe without difficulty when the entire body is submerged.Advertisement
Calves suckle with their mouths and not with their trunks.
The favourite haunts of the wild cat are mountain forests where masses or rocks or cliffs are interspersed with trees, the crevices in these rocks or the hollow trunks of trees affording sites for the wild cat's lair, where its young are produced and reared.
Its weight varies from 48 to about 55lb the cubic foot, but in very hard slowly-grown trunks sometimes approaches 60 lb.
On rich loams and the alluvial soils of river-valleys, when well drained, the tree attains a large size, often rivalling the giant oaks of Europe; trunks of 3 or 4 ft.
Their canoes are simply hollowed out of trunks with the adze and in no other way, and it is the smaller ones which are outrigged; they do not last long and are not good sea-boats, and the story of raids on Car Nicobar, out of sight across a stormy and sea-rippled channel, must be discredited.Advertisement
It receives the three great venous trunks of the body, namely the vena cava superior dextra, the vena cava superior sinistra more dorsally, and the vena cava inferior more to the right and below; the opening of the last is guarded by two prominent valves in place of the mammalian valvula Eustachii.
The country is exceedingly rich in Aroids, many of which are epiphytic, festooning the trunks of tall trees with a magnificent drapery of abundant foliage.
In temperate climates the impregnated females hibernate during the winter in houses, cellars, stables, the trunks of trees, &c., coming out to lay their eggs in the spring.
In the Centaur battle, having been crushed by rocks and trunks of trees, he was changed into a bird; or he disappeared into the depths of the earth unharmed.
The larger trunks open into each other either directly by cross branches, or a capillary system is formed.Advertisement
The dorsal vessel also communicates with the ventral vessel indirectly by the intestinal sinus, which gives off branches to both the longitudinal trunks, and by tegementary vessels and capillaries which supply the skin and the nephridia.
On the other hand, additional longitudinal trunks are sometimes developed, the chief one of which is a supra-intestinal vessel lying below the dorsal vessel and closely adherent to the walls of the oesophagus in which region it appears.
The main trunks of the vascular system often possess valves at the origin of branches which regulate the direction of the blood flow.
Several specially large contractile trunks in the anterior segments uniting the dorsal and ventral vessels.
In Hirudo and the Gnathobdellidae there is only one system of cavities which consist of four principal longitudinal trunks, of which the two lateral are contractile, which communicate with a network ramifying everywhere, even among the cells of the epidermis.Advertisement
In favour of seeing in the lateral trunks and their branches a vascular system, is the contractility of the former, and the fact of the intrusion of the latter into the epidermis, matched among the Oligochaeta, where undoubted blood capillaries perforate the epidermis.
The winter moth (Cheimatobia brumata) must be kept in check by putting greasy bands round the trunks from October till December or January, to catch the wingless females that crawl up and deposit their eggs in the cracks and crevices in the bark.
The caterpillars of the leopard moth (Zeuzera pyrina) and of the goat moth (Cossus ligniperda) sometimes bore their way into the trunks and destroy the sap channels.
Another group of Hymenoptera occasionally causes much harm in fir plantations, namely, the Siricidae or wood-wasps, whose larvae burrow into the trunks of the trees and thus kill them.
These insects pass the pupal stage in the ground, and reach the boughs to lay their eggs by crawling up the trunks of the trees.Advertisement
The smaller branches and the waste portion of the trunks, left in cutting up the timber, are exported as fire-wood, or used for splitting into matches.
The trees usually grow very close together, the slender trunks rising to a great height bare of branches; but they do not attain the size of the Norway spruce, being seldom taller than 60 or 70 ft., with a diameter of 12 or 2 ft.
The wood is strong, light and very elastic, forming an excellent material for small masts and spars, for which purpose the trunks are used in America, and exported largely to England.
In the countries in which it abounds, the log-houses of the settlers are often built of the long straight trunks.
These nervures consist of a series of trunks radiating from the wing-base and usually branching as they approach the wing-margins, the branches being often connected by short transverse nervures, so that the wing-area is marked off into a number of " cells " or areolets.Advertisement
The decisive conflict, fought on the 20th of August 1794, near the rapids of the Maumee, is called the battle of Fallen Timbers, because the Indians concealed themselves behind the trunks of trees which had been felled by a storm.
The chief vessels are three longitudinal trunks, a median and two lateral ones.
A median longitudinal vessel and transverse connecting trunks have not as yet been detected.
Each of these trunks is surrounded by muscles, and the complex retains the old name of "retinaculum."
Bangor has various manufactures, the most important of which (other than those dependent upon lumber) are boots and shoes (including moccasins); among others are trunks, valises, saws, stoves, ranges and furnaces, edge tools and cant dogs, saw-mill machinery, brick, clothing, cigars, flour and dairy products.Advertisement
On the temperate uplands of the southern states there are imposing forests of South American pine (Araucaria brasiliensis), whose bare trunks and umbrella-like tops give to them the appearance of open woodland.
Single tree trunks sent down to the Rhine by the various tributaries are united into small rafts as they reach the main stream; and these again are fastened together to form one large raft about Andernach.
It consists of two thick trunks placed upright, their upper ends mortised into a horizontal log which projects beyond them at either side.
The stems are columnar or elongated, some of the latter creeping on the ground or climbing up the trunks of trees, rooting as they grow.
From all the preceding the tiny dik-diks (Madoqua) of NorthEast Africa differ by their hairy noses, expanded in some species into short trunks; while the widely spread klipspringer, Oreotragus saltator, with its several local races, is unfailingly distinguishable by its rounded blunt hoofs and thick, brittle, golden-flecked hair.Advertisement
They are formed of split oak trunks, while those of the two first settlements are round stems chiefly of soft wood.
Some of the Italian terremare show quadrangular constructions made like the modern log houses, of undressed tree trunks superposed longitudinally and overlapping at the ends, as at Castione in the province of Parma.
In fact, the ashes of herbs generally are richer in potash than those of the trunks and branches of trees; yet, for obvious reasons, the latter are of greater industrial importance as sources of potassium carbonate.
Gigantic as these trees are and imposing from their vast columnar trunks, they have little beauty, owing to the scanty foliage of the short rounded boughs; some of the trees stand very close together; they are said to be about four hundred in number.
Their habits are nocturnal, and during the daytime they cling to the trunks or limbs of trees head downwards in a state of repose.Advertisement
It is much employed for house-building; most of the picturesque log-houses in Vaud and the adjacent cantons are built of squared larch trunks, and derive their fine brown tint from the hardened resin that slowly exudes from the wood after long exposure to the summer sun; the wooden shingles, that in Switzerland supply the place of tiles, are also frequently of larch.
The members of this section frequent the trunks and large branches of trees, sleeping in holes.
Among the products are packed meats, flour, beer, trunks, crackers, candy, paint, ice, paste, cigars, clothing, shoes, mattresses, woven wire beds, furniture and overalls; and there are foundries, iron rolling mills and tanneries.
This slowness of growth is associated with great length of life and it is probable that individuals found growing on hard mountain rocks or on the trunks of aged trees are many hundreds of years old.
The Carboniferous forerunners of the tiny club-moss were then great trees with dichotomously branching stems and crowded linear leaves, such as Lepidodendron (with its fruit cone called Lepidostrobus), Halonia, Lepidophloios and Sigillaria, the largest plants of the period, with trunks sometimes 5 ft.
Many insects, &c., have been obtained from the coalfields of Saarbriick and Commentry, and from the hollow trunks of fossil trees in Nova Scotia.
In the Nova Scotian tree trunks land snails (Archaeozonites, Dendropupa) have been found.
One of the publishers to whom Johnson applied for employment measured with a scornful eye that athletic though uncouth frame, and exclaimed, "You had better get a porter's knot and carry trunks."
The axons of the motor neurons are, inasmuch as they are nerve fibres in nerve trunks, easily accessible to artificial stimuli.
This is the explanation of the repair of nerve trunks that have been severed, with consequent degeneration of the peripheral nerve fibres.
For the rest Labuan is covered over most of its extent by vigorous secondary growth, amidst which the charred trunks of trees rise at frequent intervals, the greater part of the forest of the island having been destroyed by great accidental conflagrations.
These noble trees attain very often a height of more than 300 ft., frequently of 350 and even more, and a butt diameter of more than 15 to 20 ft., with clean, straight fluted trunks rising 200 ft.
The substructure was built up from the bottom of the loch, partly of brushwood but chiefly of logs and trunks of trees with the branches lopped off, placed in layers, each disposed transversely or obliquely across the one below it.
The crannog of Cloonfinlough in Connaught had a triple stockade of oak piles, connected by horizontal stretchers and enclosing an area 130 ft., in diameter, laid with trunks of oak trees.
In former ages the tree covered a large portion of the more northern part of the island, as well as of Ireland; the numerous trunks found everywhere in the mosses and peat-bogs of the northern counties of England attest its abundance there in prehistoric times; and in the remoter post-Glacial epoch its range was probably vastly more extended.
In Scandinavia and Russia houses are chiefly constructed of its timber; and log-huts are made of the smaller trunks and lined and roofed with the bark.
The tree is of quick growth and the wood strong and resinous, but it is less durable than Scotch fir, though much employed in ship-building; according to Emerson, trunks exist in Maine 4 ft.
The trunks are too small to be of great economic value, but the light wood is used by the natives for their canoes.
These forests of pinaster, apart from the production of timber in a once treeless district, have a great economic value as a source of turpentine, which is largely obtained from the trees by a process analogous to that employed in its collection from P. sylvestris; the resin is yielded from May to the end of September, the cuts being renewed as the supply fails, until the tree is exhausted; the trunks are then felled and used in the manufacture of charcoal and lamp black; much tar and pitch is also obtained from these pinaster forests.
On a deep rich soil P. Strobus attains a height of 150 ft., and trunks without a branch are sometimes found 80 or 90 ft.
Birch trees are thrown into the water near a natural bed of oysters, and the trunks and twigs become covered with spat; the trees are then dragged out upon the shore by oxen, and the young fry are broken off and laid down in the shallows to increase in size.
In order to obtain the cultivated bark as economically as possible, experiments were made which resulted in the discovery that, if the bark were removed from the trunks in alternate strips so as not to injure the cambium, or actively growing zone, a new layer of bark was formed in one year which was richer in quinine than the original bark and equal in thickness to that of two or three years' ordinary growth.
Another tree found only in the islands is the capucin (Northea sechellarum), whose massive dead trunks are a striking feature in the landscape.
Inter- cast-lead pipes, but they were regarded as luxuries, mittent supply, not as necessaries, and gave way to cheaper conduits made, as pump barrels had long been made, by boring out tree trunks, which are occasionally dug up in a good state of preservation.
Some of the slopes are covered with extensive thickets of the pomegranate, and the wild vine climbs to a great height round the trunks of the forest trees.
He discovered that in the nervous trunks there are special sensory filaments, the office of which is to transmit impressions from the periphery of the body to the sensorium, and special motor filaments which convey motor impressions from the brain or other nerve centre to the muscles.
Their trunks open at paired stigmata placed laterally in each somite of the trunk or in alternate somites.
The trunks make good piles for wharves, &c., as the wood resists the attacks of borers; the leaves are used for thatching.
The lowest members of these rest directly upon the central mass of crystalline rocks, and consist of sandstones, conglomerates and shales, which have been supposed by some to belong to the Trias, without, however, the discovery of any fossil necessary to confirm this supposition, except some silicified trunks of trees.
The air is distributed by means of wood air trunks with openings controlled by slides, and similar trunks are pro vided in connexion with the suction of the compresser to conduct the air back to the machine.
The discovery of the fossil trunks and of their rooted bases has shown that the Cordaiteae were large trees, reaching 30 metres or more in height; the lofty shaft bore a dense crown of branches, clothed with long simple leaves, spirally arranged.
Williamson was the first to express the opinion that the Bennettitean flowers known as Williamsonia were borne on the trunks which terminated in a crown of pinnate fronds of the type long known as Zamites gigas; this view was regarded by Saporta and others as incorrect, and the nature of the Bennettitean foliage was left an open question.
The other four trunks displayed like goodsâ€”a moth-eaten gorilla suit, two bloody collections of dresses, and an outfit Dean supposed Frankenstein wore when he went out for a little nightlife.
If Fred's calculations were correctâ€”they agreed with Mrs. Worthington's recollectionsâ€”four trunks remained unaccounted for.
The tree trunks are beaten and the peeling bark is removed.
The force of the blast bursts the trunk apart, often leaving a hollow bole and gnarled and withered trunks.
These branches or trunks must be of 30 cm diameter at least.
Current status This crustose lichen grows on the trunks of mature trees with basic bark.
The bluebells were in bloom among the trunks, giving the place a carpet of dark lilac.
My second faux pas were my Burberry check swimming trunks.
Many people did bark rubbings off the tree trunks.
This was a perfect opportunity to bring in a portable sawmill, lovely straight trunks of oak, in a car park!
But parts of the £ 110million movie are being re-shot using a muscle-bound stand-in with " thighs like tree trunks.
Above, the concrete tree trunks on the top floor provide fixed base points for setting out the roof steelwork.
A new addition to our uniform stock for the summer term will be plain blue swimsuits, trunks and swimming shorts.
Its skipper, James Kirk, clad only in swim trunks, slouched lazily at the stern, one hand on the tiller.
Here among the mossy green tree trunks And russet fallen leaves of the oaks, My heart is quiet.
Name refers to use by Indians of the slender trunks as poles for their teepees.
The nave walls are built from oak tree trunks, brought from Epping Forest, which have been split down the middle.
Its great abundance of curved trunks and boughs rendered the oak peculiarly valuable to the shipwright when the process of bending timber artificially was less understood; the curved pieces are still useful for knees.
If it is permissible to speak of the relations of living forms to one another metaphorically, the similitude chosen must undoubtedly be that of a common root, whence two main trunks, one representing the vegetable and one the animal world, spring; and, each dividing into a few main branches, these subdivide into multitudes of branchlets and these into smaller groups of twigs.
Here were great oaks and splendid evergreens with trunks like mossy pillars, from the branches of which hung garlands of ivy and mistletoe, and persimmon trees, the odour of which pervaded every nook and corner of the wood--an illusive, fragrant something that made the heart glad.
On the ground, beside the trunks, sat a thin woman no longer young, with long, prominent upper teeth, and wearing a black cloak and cap.
The woman's husband, a short, round- shouldered man in the undress uniform of a civilian official, with sausage-shaped whiskers and showing under his square-set cap the hair smoothly brushed forward over his temples, with expressionless face was moving the trunks, which were placed one on another, and was dragging some garments from under them.
See that fellow there sitting on the trunks....
The resultant craters provide a refuge for wildlife, whilst the fallen tree trunks become a haven for beetles.
Men are stood around a winch they have made from tree trunks, holding ropes attached to it.
Case saunters out of the staff room, in trunks, carrying his wakizashi bundled in a staff top.
This was a perfect opportunity to bring in a portable sawmill, lovely straight trunks of oak, in a car park !
But parts of the £ 110million movie are being re-shot using a muscle-bound stand-in with thighs like tree trunks.
In places, layers of peat lie exposed on the beach, with tree trunks of a prehistoric forest poking out.
Such wedges were once an important woodcraft tool, because they were used in splitting trunks and poles.
You can find one that is unpainted and decorate it yourself, or you can find a variety of painted trunks at stores like Hobby Lobby.
Train cases and steamer trunks became abundant during the romantic era of rail travel.
You should also pack a dress or a pair of slacks for the inevitable evening soirees, and don't forget your bikini or swim trunks for lounging on the deck.
When grown close together, however, tall, slender trunks with small heads are formed.
Like the bald cypress, tupelo tree living in constantly wet conditions have swollen trunks.
When buying plants at a nursery, choose single-stem trees with straight trunks that flare towards the base and limbs spaced evenly around the trunk.
Wrap the trunks in special paper, available at garden centers, and use burlap to wrap the crown portion.
Realtree Hardwoods is a palette of gray and taupe, reminiscent of tree trunks and branches during the winter.
Note that lighter jackets are easy to pack, stow in car trunks and even stuff in backpacks during a hike.
Not only that, but they also play well with everything from jeans and cargo shorts to khakis and even swim trunks.
For an even more special touch, buy them matching swim trunks or a suit with the same character on it.
It picks up at the beginning of the show's Trunks / Androids story arc and continues through the end of the Cell saga.
Basically, each of the five main characters you can play as -- Gohan, Trunks, Vegeta, Piccolo and Goku, not counting unlockable combatants -- can attack using either melee attacks or energy blasts.
Elephants standing on their rear legs with trunks raised in a trumpeting effect are excellent symbols of power and protection.
Guys will find Euro-style swim trunks (that is, small and form-fitting) featuring the stars and stripes.
Perfect for the little ones, chasing fireflies has a pair of flag trunks for the youngest sunbathers.
Men will find body-hugging trunks and women can get monokinis and halter-top bikinis, all adorned with American flag colors.
Guys can buy European tailored leopard print swim trunks that will add some fierce style to their swimwear.
They have intermediate styles between the baggy trunks you're wearing and the bikinis that you may not feel comfortable in right away.
I think this is because a lot of guys are starting to look for something other than the standard baggy swim trunks.
Men who are looking for the perfect swim style can choose from swimming trunks, speedos and even from exotic styles of swimwear.
If opting for trunks, be sure to choose a style that meets your fashion needs.
This is fairly easy to do because swimming trunks come in a myriad of colors, patterns and styles.
If you would like your swimming trunks to stand out from among a sea of Hawaiian patterned trunks, then consider interesting details like cargo and mesh-lined pockets.
Babies can wear a high-quality swim diaper, as well as a swimsuit that provides plenty of protection for their delicate skin, while children can choose anything from trunks to tankinis to age-appropriate two piece styles.
Men don't really have a lot of swimsuit options other than speedos, ordinary swim trunks and board shorts.
You want a swimsuit or trunks that people will notice, but you don't want to spend an arm and a leg for this attention.
Many of the men's trunks call to mind the surfing lifestyle, which is no surprise when you consider that Billabong swimwear originates in Australia, where surfing is extremely popular.
From the bright orange, pink and yellow on 1986 Havana to the bold color blocks on Delinquent, these swim trunks are made to stand out.
If you are looking for trunks that are comfortable, yet stylish, then Birdwell swim trunks may be perfect for you!
One of the main reasons why folks shop Birdwell trunks year after year is because of their incredible fabrics.
The fabric, in fact, is so durable that it's not unheard of for their swim trunks to last up to ten years.
Birdwell even claims that swim trunks made of surfnyl are still good for about five to ten years.
Spinmaker is one of the first nylon fabrics ever used by Birdwell trunks, and the company claims that it's one of the toughest nylons out there.
In fact, trunks made of this fabric earned the nickname "Bullet Proof".
Here are some current Birdwell swim trunks to help you get started on your shopping!
These Birdwell trunks will cost you about $39.95.
Done in red, these trunks feature handsome contrast stitching in white.
Birdwell also makes a longer version of their classic swim trunks.
Note, however, that these trunks have no inner lining.
These trunks are unique because Birdwell typically doesn't deviate from their standard look.
These trunks are available in an appealing Hawaiian blue pattern that features a rear button pocket with a lace up front Velcro close.
Once you do find the perfect Birdwell swim trunks, it's important to know how to measure your size correctly.
Keep in mind that Birdwell trunks tend to run one size small.
Perhaps the easiest method of all is to simply measure the trunks you normally wear and shop accordingly.
If you are in the market for swim trunks that are comfortable and that will truly last, Birdwell might very well be the company for you.
Boca Classic swim trunks look great on the beach or at pool side.
These fashionable swim trunks are exactly what relaxing days in the sun were made for!
You are going to love your Boca Classic trunks.
From their swim trunks to their shirt patterns, the Boca Classic look is hot!
Roomy and generously cut, you'll be tempted to live in these swim trunks.
Bella's Florida has a great collection of Boca Classic swim trunks available, so let's focus there.
These trunks, complete with drawstring, machine washable fabric and 6-inch inseam also come with a dual color stripe across the hip.
For those who prefer their stripes on the vertical side, consider this style of Boca Classic swim trunks.
Instead of a drawstring closure, these trunks feature a hook that latches closed.
With a 5.5-inch inseam, this is one of Boca Classic's shorter trunks.
The waistband is done in one color and the hips in another, while the legs of the trunks are done in yet another shade.
The swim trunks themselves offer a latch closure with two side-pockets and a zipper-closed back pocket.
These are the shortest swim trunks Boca offers with a 4.5-inch inseam.
A 100 percent nylon finish gives these trunks the ability to dry quickly.
These trunks, like all the others featured, are also available for just $9.99.
With a company motto like "Let Go", you just know that Caribbean Joe swim trunks are all about relaxation.
You might say swim trunks are swim trunks wherever you shop, but wait until you check out what Caribbean Joe has to offer.
Joe's Antiqua swim trunks are a great place for us to begin.
These trunks have a 7 1/2 inch inseam and are cut for a loose fit.
The overall effect results in swim trunks that look terrific, but won't make you a spectacle on the beach.
Captains Bay trunks combine pure khaki front and back pieces with cream on khaki side panels in a tropical palm print.
These Caribbean Joe swim trunks are mesh-lined for breathability, and feature velcro pockets to keep your waterproof essentials safe while you swim.
Another great design, Joe's Safari Island swim trunks feature a print filled with tropical greenery in shades of cream, khaki and gray.
Durable enough for machine washing and drying, these are probably some of the easiest care swim trunks you'll ever enjoy.
Enjoy these wildly patterned and colorful swim trunks at a price of just $11.99.
These attractive trunks are reasonably priced at just $29.00.
These nine-inch swim trunks are made in a quick-dry, nylon fabric that, perhaps most importantly, features 100 percent UV protection.
With these trunks, you'll have no complaints about storing your keys or money.
Consider these nineteen-inch long swim trunks at a price of just $11.00.
Here, you'll be able to find board shorts, swim trunks, speedos, and G-strings, many of which are on sale.
Figleaves sells Speedo trunks and bikini briefs in basic colors, and they have a surprising number of cuts and styles for the modern man.
Retailing at around $80.00 each, Hardy's men's swim trunks are a little pricy, but well worth the extra cash if it means being the center of attention and likely attracting some serious attention!
The trunks are all made of 100 percent polyester and are usually loaded with the kinds of extras that water lovers truly appreciate including Velcro fly closures, waistbands contoured for comfort, wax combs, easy-open tabs and more.
Father and son matching swim trunks are fashionable and practical!
There are additional benefits to wearing matching swim trunks that you may not even have considered.
Wearing father and son matching swim trunks in your own pool is a nice way to express family unity.
By wearing matching father and son swim trunks, it will be easier for your child to locate you.
The downside of wearing father and son matching swim trunks is that it is usually limited to a boy's early years, generally just until a child is old enough to select his own clothing.
Board shorts or ordinary swim trunks are your best options when searching for father and son swimwear, but where do you find them?
Girls swim trunks and board shorts make perfect sense for active girls that love the water.
Before you go shopping for a pair of girls swim trunks, consider whether or not you want to buy a set.
If you are still searching for that perfect pair of swim shorts, visit Bambino Mountain, as they offer Sun Busters Girls Board Swim Trunks.
When it comes to shopping for girls swim trunks, have fun!
No matter your swim style preference, you can't go wrong by choosing trunks, Speedos or shorts in a solid color, the most slimming of which is the color black.
Standard swim trunks were still the main stay of men's swimwear, with slightly snugger square-cut swim shorts close behind.
If a speedo is going to be worn, best check ahead of time to make sure it will be welcome, and pack a pair of regular swim trunks just in case.
If you are someone looking for something different than the ordinary pair of swim trunks, check out HOM swimwear for a suit as unique as you.
Wearing hibiscus mens swim trunks is a creative way to convey your personality while having fun by the water.
There are a lot of brightly colored and patterned swim trunks on the men's swim market, but few can claim to be as fun as hibiscus mens swim trunks, and that's a big part of their draw.
Whether going on vacation or just heading out to the beach or pool on the weekend, few patterns set the fun tone that these vividly colored trunks can.
Bright in their design and delightful in their whimsy, it's no wonder that these are some of the most popular swim trunks around!
Pronto Style has several Tommy Bahama looks, and besides their terrific, "regular" swim trunks, you'll also be able to find several hibiscus pattered shorts as well.
You can expect to pay $33.90 for this pair of trunks.
The flowers on these trunks are large, but several of them are devoid of any color (are left white), while a few are filled in in black.
Complete with a mesh lining, a back right pocket, as well as two cargo pockets, these $5.00 trunks are disarming in their simplicity.
The trunks at Kohl's offer a slightly autumnal take on the hibiscus look since the warm colors of orange and brown are splashed across the canvas.
Hibiscus mens swim trunks are hugely popular, and when you take a look at some of the fashionable styles available on the market, it's easy to see why.
The popularity of this design is sure to continue, so these trunks make a good addition to your swimwear wardrobe.
Whether you want a retro style or just a bit more modesty and comfort, high waisted swim trunks are the perfect option.
You only have to watch beach movies from the 1950s to see what men's high waisted swim trunks look like.
The trunks were otherwise designed with fit and flatter in mind, just like today's trunks and board shorts.
Because the term "high-waisted" makes men nervous, thinking they are in for something unflattering, any men's trunks designed with a higher waistline are usually referred to as having a classic waist.
Although it would seem natural to assume that when you're talking about "high-waisted swim trunks," you must mean men's swimsuits, the term seems to be used for women's retro swimsuit stylings.
Their selection varies, but you can get vintage trunks for girls like the Sailor Girl Nautical Bikini Bottom.
Turn about is fair play, so it's time for some hunks in trunks.
Whether you prefer traditional trunks or sexy speedos, they're all right here.
You're going to need it before you're finished looking at this hunks in trunks gallery.
When it comes to junior swimwear, you'll find every kind of swimsuit style imaginable in children's styles, from bikinis and tankini swimsuits to one pieces, swim shorts and swim trunks.
From babies to toddlers to pre-teens, there is a huge variety of fun and practical kids' trunks to be found for swimming in the paddle pool or having fun on the beach.
Trunks for babies and toddlers feature handy snaps for easily accessing diapers - they're even designed to keep diapers from getting wet.
Beyond that, swimming trunks come in any length or cut you can possibly imagine, and the patterns are even more varied.
You can choose board shorts, shorter trunks or organic fibers.
When your children are toddlers, trunks can be shared with sisters as well - while swim suits for baby girls can be very cute, trunks are often more practical and easier to care for at that age.
Before you pay extra for kids' trunks that feature SPF as a selling point, take a few things into consideration.
Since most trunks for boys are of a darker hue, this is convenient.
You can test swim trunks in the store by holding the fabric up to the light and assessing how much light comes through.
When it comes to kids' trunks, it may seem as though this is less of an issue.
After all, trunks are only worn for limited periods of time.
Look for organic cotton, bamboo and even hemp in trunks that will hold up well and make for a more worry-free summer.
Long gone are the days when girls were limited to one-piece suits and boys to basic swim trunks.
Boys aren't much easier - there are trunks of all lengths, board shorts, jammers and even speedos.
Another advantage to wearing board shorts is that their lightweight, quick-dry fabrics make water time much more enjoyable than heavy billowing trunks.
If your husband or significant other persists in wearing the same old pair of long swim trunks each year, count your blessings for the freedom of choice your man has when it comes to swim wear.
Into the 1920s men were required to wear swim suits that covered their chests and that included long "skirts" to cover up the trunks themselves.
Modern swim trunks have continued the theme that was started in the 1950s.
The development of long swim trunks emerged in similar fashion to other men's short styles.
In the 1980s, basketball shorts and leisure shorts grew in length and volume, and similarly, men's swim trunks began doing the same.
Board shorts are very similar in nature to other long swim trunks, but have a few key differences.
Additionally, board shorts shun the elastic waistband used in most swim trunks, opting instead for a two-tiered safety system of a form-fitting Velcro front-closure and a laced tie-front.
Unlike traditional swim trunks, board shorts do not provide an interior lining.
As women took up surfing, the need for similar women's board shorts became apparent, and women's-style swim trunks and shorts came on the market.
Even if you have no plans to hit the surf, these trunks provide a sporty alternative to other cover-ups, giving you the benefit of modesty and flexibility.
Women's swim trunks, including those that are long, enable you to wear your swim attire to the beach, the store, or even while participating in active sports like beach volleyball.
Today both men and women benefit from the freedom of choice in swimwear and swim trunks.
Many guys out there may wonder why they should even bother purchasing men's designer swimwear when they can just pick up any old swimming trunks and head for the beach.
Not only will men's designer trunks or board shorts give you a high quality of fabric, you'll also get unparalleled comfort, fit and style.
That motto suits these trunks perfectly.
These Dolce & Gabbana sexy swim trunks are sure to set the beach on fire!
These trunks are a bit pricey at $220.00.
These trunks embody the best of Marc Jacobs with their cool clean look and beach-friendly, laid-back style.
These trunks are done in comfortable cotton and finished in a seascape-friendly seersucker style.
These black Gucci cotton-blended swim trunks will definitely have tongues wagging.
The right pair of men's drawstring swim trunks is waiting for you if you know where to look.
A big part of that market is centered on men's drawstring swim trunks.
A big advantage of swim trunks is the level of comfort they provide.
Besides, what guy doesn't look and feel great in an attractive pair of swim trunks?
No matter what your style or personality, chances are good that you'll be able to find a pair of drawstring swim trunks that suit you!
Luckily, when it comes to finding that perfect pair of swim trunks, there are a lot of stores to choose from.
Hugo Boss is a popular design line that is known for great clothing, and their swim trunks are no exception.
These trunks feature a comfortable elastic waist and drawstring design.
Each pair of these trunks has a contrasting nylon mesh lining with the Hugo Boss logo printed on the bottom left front of the shorts.
These $59.00 trunks are available in sizes small through X-large.
The Octopus Swim Short Trunk is a bit shorter in length than the other swim trunks we've viewed thus far, but it still keeps its fashionable appearance and convenient details.
Made from lightweight woven nylon, these trunks feature vertical side pockets and a rear flap pocket with snap closures.
From speedos to swimming trunks, men have more options today than they ever have in the past.
These men's square cut trunks come in such a wide array of colors and patterns, it makes it easy to see why guys love to wear them.
Comfort and style are the basic elements of a great pair of men's swim trunks.
Look for swim trunks that meet these basic requirements and your suit should stand the test of time, at least until you're ready for a new, even more stylish pair.
Wearing a pair of heavy trunks is uncomfortable and can easily hinder maneuverability out of the water.
A pair of men's trunks constructed of quick-drying fabrics all but guarantees that the suit will lose the water weight speedily and efficiently.
You need closure - for your trunks, that is.
Avoid embarrassing pool side mishaps with a pair of swim trunks that pull on and stay securely put.
Most swim trunks will feel comfortable, but some are softer than others.
While many swim trunks contain materials that quickly break down and deteriorate when immersed in the ocean or pool water, still others are specially designed to withstand the harsher elements of nature.
Trunks that are resistant to chlorine and salt water are an excellent choice; they provide protection while maintaining the integrity of the shorts.
Many swim trunks are now constructed with sunscreen built into the fabric.
Eddie Bauer trunks, for example, are formulated with SPF 40, which promises to block more than 95% of ultraviolet rays.
While almost all swim trunks are lined with soft, comfortable mesh, a select few also feature mesh pockets.
These pockets are designed to eliminate the "billow effect" that occurs as a person steps into the pool and experiences trapped air beneath the trunks.
Eliminate this scenario completely with trunks featuring mesh draining pockets.
Tall men look best in trunks that are long and lean, like board shorts.
There's a style for everyone, for while some swim trunks are more revealing, like the bikini, others are more conservative, whether in color or design.
Men were required to wear skirts over their swim trunks and keep their chest covered in the 1920s.
By the 1950s, swim trunks were the standard swimwear for men.
For swim wear, they have bikinis, thongs, square cuts and patterned trunks.
Men's Hawaiian swim trunks have such a feeling of fun-loving action that it's no surprise many guys love wearing these brightly-colored trunks when frolicking in the sun and sand.
Like the Hawaiian shirt, Hawaiian swim trunks are covered with floral print.
Although allover floral is popular, some Hawaiian trunks just have floral accents down the sides.
So if you like your swim trunks bright and baggy, men's Hawaiian swim trunks might be perfect for you.
The best type of T-shirt to pair with such attention-getting trunks?
A patterned shirt of any kind will make your entire look too busy, so stick with white tees (a good basic) or even wear T-shirts in solid colors that coordinate with your trunks.
When men's swim trunks hit stores, you'll find many different designs perfect for satisfying anyone's personal sense of style.
Hawaiian trunks are usually easy to find, whether you shop at a department store, surf shop or swimwear boutique.
The following online retailers carry a variety of these fun swim trunks.
You can buy the longer board short or go with shorter trunks if that's your preference.
Waikiki, not surprisingly, judging by the name, has a number of Hawaiian swim trunks for guys.
Department stores like JCPenney carry all kinds of swim trunks, including Hawaiian-style swimwear.
Swim Outlet offers a good selection of men's swim trunks, and you'll find some Hawaiian swimwear here.
The colors are pretty basic, and you can score a good pair of trunks that you can slip into anytime.
Men's swimwear is generally rather inexpensive, but you'll find a range of prices for these trunks anywhere between $20.00 (sometimes less) to $40.00.
Depending on how many pairs of trunks you own and how you rotate them, your trunks may only last one season or could last several.
Hawaiian trunks are a great way to add vibrancy to your swimwear no matter what you do in them.
In the latter case, a pair of hibiscus mens swim trunks may match perfectly.
Although he didn't break the previous world record then, winning a mere seven gold medals, he did attract more attention than the average swimmer for wearing his high-performance Speedo trunks so low on his hips.
It was also priceless advertising for the trunks.
It should be noted that the trunks do not need to be worn so low, but that's how Phelps likes it.
He's holding his "hands" up to his ears while wearing a yellow and orange pair of beach trunks.
When paired up with board shorts or swim trunks, they protect the entire torso and thighs.
Why not tie one on this summer and stand out from every other guy who's wearing the expected "uniform" of board shorts or trunks?
The men's section features everything from beach shorts to modern square-cut briefs to form fitting trunks, and there are also plenty of eye catching prints to pique interest.
Sheer swimsuits are mainly available in a few standard swimwear styles including, one pieces and bikinis for women, and speedos and trunks for men.
Aside from the usual swim trunks, finding a wide selection of men's swimsuits is rare, especially when it comes to hot looks for the beach.
Men's trunks range from sizes small to extra-extra large.
Okay, these types of super powers might be a bit farfetched, but Spiderman swimwear can make little, and maybe not-so-little guys happy to be sporting swim trunks featuring their favorite super hero.
In most cases, a traditional one piece or pair of trunks will suffice, although some clubs may also require you to wear a swim cap.
While women have many choices of swimsuit styles, swim trunks are by far the most popular for men.
Swim trunks are a universal type of men's apparel, suitable for men of any age, physique, and fitness level.
While most men will not feel comfortable in a speedo or other revealing garment, trunks can be found to suit any individual taste.
While most people consider trunks to be any style of men's swimwear that resembles standard shorts, there are actually two specific types of trunks that are distinguished by length.
The key to choosing appropriate swim trunks are to find those that are the most comfortable and practical for the wearer.
This is especially valuable if the trunks will be worn for multiple years, when the size requirements may change.
Heavier fabrics are more durable, however, if the trunks will double as casual beachwear.
When wearing swim trunks, the key concern is security.
Basic trunks can be worn at the natural waist, lower on the hips, or sagged as the wearer's individual preferences dictate.
Because trunks are loose, they present an unusual hazard in the water - they may fill up with pockets of air, bulging and bubbling uncomfortably.
Nylon trunks are particularly susceptible to this - boardshorts are typically made of heavier fabric and because of their length, do not usually trap air in this way.
Swim trunks are the most popular style of men's swimwear, and while they may seem basic and unimaginative, there are actually many types of trunks available in different colors, styles, and lengths.
Are you looking for swim trunks for big men?
Before you head out in search for the perfect pair of trunks, let us give you a few shopping tips to make the experience easier.
Although it's true that you can find swim trunks for big men in many stores, you might be better off focusing on specialty stores first.
With your goals of what kind of swim trunks you're looking for firmly in place, it's time to see what products are available to purchase, as well as where to buy those items.
You can purchase these stylish swim trunks for just $32.00.
These red swim trunks are generously cut with an elastic waist, a drawstring closure and two side-slit pockets.