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Legs (IPA: /ˈɫɛɡz/)


Leg (n.)

A limb or member of an animal used for supporting the body, and in running, climbing, and swimming; esp., that part of the limb between the knee and foot.

Leg (n.)

That which resembles a leg in form or use; especially, any long and slender support on which any object rests; as, the leg of a table; the leg of a pair of compasses or dividers.

Leg (n.)

The part of any article of clothing which covers the leg; as, the leg of a stocking or of a pair of trousers.

Leg (n.)

A bow, esp. in the phrase to make a leg; probably from drawing the leg backward in bowing.

Leg (n.)

A disreputable sporting character; a blackleg.

Leg (n.)

The course and distance made by a vessel on one tack or between tacks.

Leg (n.)

An extension of the boiler downward, in the form of a narrow space between vertical plates, sometimes nearly surrounding the furnace and ash pit, and serving to support the boiler; -- called also water leg.

Leg (n.)

The case containing the lower part of the belt which carries the buckets.

Leg (n.)

A fielder whose position is on the outside, a little in rear of the batter.

Leg (v. t.)

To use as a leg, with it as object

Leg (v. t.)

To bow.

Leg (v. t.)

To run.

Legs

1983 television film directed by Jerrold Freedman

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Book by William Kennedy

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1983 song by ZZ Top

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Painting by Markus Heikkerö

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Painting by Alphons Freijmuth

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Watching Otis approaching the hideout] It's amazing that brain can generate enough power to keep those legs moving." - Superman (1978 film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A bird makes the same use of wings and tail in the air as a swimmer does of his arms and legs in the water." - Leonardo da Vinci

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A ploughman on his legs is higher than a gentleman on his knees." - Work

Example Sentence (Quote)

" A-Arms? who needs arms with legs like these? I'm still going to win!" - Undertale

Example Sentence (Quote)

" All his legs are hydraulic." - Top Gear


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