from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having a specified kind or number of legs. Often used in combination: long-legged; four-legged.

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  • adj. having a certain type or number of legs
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of leg.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having (such or so many) legs; -- used in composition

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having legs: often in composition: as, the legged maple-borer; a two-legged animal.
  • In heraldry, having legs, as a bird, of a different tincture from the body.

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  • adj. having legs of a specified kind or number


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leg (“noun”) +‎ -ed

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leg (“verb”) +‎ -ed


  • Aaron Rifkin legged out a run-scoring triple in the sixth for

  • Even his shooting badges are improperly "legged" w/re to number of awards.


  • There's old Dick over in that bed there; he used to go 'mumping,' and when he got boosey with too much lush he stole some paltry thing or other, and being so often convicted they have 'legged' [12] him at last.

    Six Years in the Prisons of England

  • The one complaint possible against Isadora Duncan is that she has rendered us immoderately dissatisfied with what had once moderately contented us; and the fear is that we shall promptly have a host of half-baked imitators, who will copy the mere accidentals of her system without understanding the essentials, and will fancy that the whole matter is one of clothes and music, and prance about bare-legged, meaninglessly.

    Our Stage and Its Critics By "E.F.S." of "The Westminster Gazette"

  • Such was the congestion caused by this 9 feet wide tunnel where the lack of a towing path meant that boats had to be "legged" through, that by 1827 a second tunnel, build by Thomas Telford was completed. - Business News

  • This is an investment that can be "legged" into (selling calls on up days and puts on down days) to maximize the premium collected.

    US Market Commentary from Seeking Alpha

  • Bare white walls, chrome legged sofas, black leather - really masculine and clinical.

    Painting Inspired Dress # 1

  • Protect your four-legged loved one from extreme weather conditions and all the hazards that come with the cold.

    Wendy Diamond: How To Keep Your Pet Safe And Warm This Winter

  • In Cairo, another effigy of the president made its way around the crowd prone on a donkey cart, preceded by a number of boys pretending to march stiff-legged as if in a state funeral procession.

    Diverse Crowds Unify in Huge, Calm Protest

  • The water was cold and after a few minutes we pulled up our feet and sat cross-legged, leaning back on our hands.



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