This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word yellowlegs
either of two North American shorebird with yellow legs
Either of two birds in the genus Tringa, with yellow legs.
any one of several species of long-legged sandpipers of the genus Totanus, in which the legs are bright yellow; -- called also stone snipe, tattler, telltale, yellowshanks; and yellowshins. See Tattler, 2