asbestos drawers
   an imagined concomitant of female lust
   Designed to contain the hot pants affected by the person so described:
    Needs asbestos drawers, I hear. Another little number from the sticks with a rich husband and hot pants. (M. Thomas, 1982)

How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. . 2014.

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