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Princeton's WordNet

  1. legsnoun

    staying power

    "that old Broadway play really has legs"


  1. legsnoun


Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. legs

    (See ANGLE.) A fast-sailing vessel is said to have legs.--Legs are used in cutters, yachts, &c., to shore them up in dry harbours when the tide leaves them. The leech-line cringles have also been called legs. Also, the parts of a point which hang on each side of the sail.

Editors Contribution

  1. legsnoun

    Plural noun of leg

    The table legs are beautiful.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 16, 2016  

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  1. LEGS

    What does LEGS stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the LEGS acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'legs' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1638

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'legs' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1349

Anagrams for legs »

  1. ElGs, ELGs

  2. gels

  3. ELGs

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of legs in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of legs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of legs in a Sentence

  1. Linda Evans:

    All night long, she would be moaning and groaning and I would be massaging her legs, every day was just like she has one more day to live.

  2. Romanian Simona Halep:

    At the beginning I could not move my legs. I felt very tired, i just kept focused on what I had to do and just tried to keep the ball in the court to make some longer rallies.

  3. Sybil Adelman:

    Most of you have been where I am tonight. The crash site of unrequited love. You ask yourself, How did I get here What was it about Was it her smile Was it the way she crossed her legs, the turn of her ankle, the poignant vulnerability of her slender wrists What are these elusive and ephemeral things that ignite passion in the human heart That's an age-old question. It's perfect food for thought on a bright midsummer's night.

  4. Frank Vogel:

    Honestly, if you’re out for this long, it usually takes a couple of weeks to feel like you really have your legs under you, and your rhythm and timing is back, it’s going to take some time, and as far as the minutes restriction, it’s really going to be evaluated on a day-by-day basis.

  5. Red Lobster:

    Maine lobster tail or crab legs add-ons, appetizers, desserts, and of course, Cheddar Bay Biscuits – 12 extra ones.

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    having or resembling a stinger or barb
    • A. ravening
    • B. unsealed
    • C. aculeate
    • D. indiscernible

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