part of speech: noun

definition 1: one of the body parts of an animal or human that is used for standing and walking.

definition 2: something similar to a leg in appearance and use.

  • One of the table’s legs is bent.

definition 3: the part of a pair of pants that covers the leg.

  • The dog tore a hole in the leg of the boy’s pants.

definition 4: a specific distance in a journey or race.

  • I fell in the last leg of the race.

phrase: on last legs

derivations: legless (adj.), leglike (adj.)