What is Panchira?

Panchira (パンチラ, Panchira) means upskirt (showing your panties) in Japan. The word is a portmanteau of “panty” (パンティー, pantī) and chira, the Japanese sound symbolism representing a glance or glimpse. Panchira is an expression used by Japanese women to warn each other that their underwear is visible; the term carries risque connotations similar to the […]