Definitions

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  • adv. In a leggy manner.

Etymologies

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leggy +‎ -ly

Examples

  • A kitten in tight blue jeans and high heels, wriggling and bending, pelvising, leggily, lanky.

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  • Miss Meteyard scrambled down leggily and followed Miss Rossiter to the typists 'room.

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  • What looked like a miracle was no more than the same beautifully simple process which Nature enacts every day, when she changes an awkward and dirt-colored cygnet into a glorious swan or a leggily gawky colt into a superb Derby-winner.

    Bruce

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