Definition of breechcloth:
G-string, breechclout, loincloth.
All Igorot - men, women, and children - sleep without breechcloth, skirt, or jacket.- "The Bontoc Igorot", Albert Ernest Jenks.
The usual breechcloth, leggins and moccasins completed his dress.- "The Hunters of the Ozark", Edward S. Ellis.
He is never separated from his " box," and the recognized uniform of a Kroo boy at work, is his breechcloth, and hanging from a ribbon around his knee, the key to his box.- "The Congo and Coasts of Africa", Richard Harding Davis.