from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. With the legs uncovered: ran barelegged through the surf; barelegged children on the beach.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having uncovered legs.
- adv. With uncovered legs.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having the legs bare.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having the legs uncovered by clothing
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She'd appeared in the doorway at Harry's Bar in Venice, barelegged but in heels.
Found him in a straw house in the bush, barelegged, a white savage, all mixed up with flowers and things and playing a guitar.
Did you know what was even weirder, boxer shorts, and you were both barelegged?
Your legs will look firmer and more controlled if you wear super-sheer hose instead of going barelegged.
The little witch that run barefoot an 'barelegged over all the place?
The captain, slouch-hatted and barelegged, with a rolling twist hitched the faded blue lava-lava tighter around his waist and spat tobacco juice overside.
Running aft, barefooted and barelegged, the rainwater dripping from his scant clothing, the mate displaced the black at the wheel.
Not only did he not wear pants, and was barefooted and barelegged, but about his middle, just like any black, he wore a brilliant-coloured loin-cloth, that, like a kilt, fell nearly to his sunburnt knees.
I gazed at the little kids splashing barelegged in the fountain below, mere yards from a dead body shoved in a door.
When the semitropical rains finally arrived she skipped through the bamboo barelegged in a waterproof hat the size of an umbrella made of layers of plaited bamboo.
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