noun. ['ˈlɛgz'] staying power.
Words that Rhyme with Legs
Example sentences of the word legs
1. Noun, plural
Stand your table upright on all four legs and it is now ready to use.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Position the completed section of your table on its side to allow you to screw the legs on.
Quotes containing the word legs
1. Finnick?"I say, "Maybe some pants?"He looks down at his legs as if noticing his outfit for the first time. Then he whips off his hospital gown leaving him in just his underwear. "Why? Do you find this"-- he strikes a ridiculously provocative pose -- "distracting?"I laugh. Boggs looks embarrassed and Finnick looks more like the guy I met at the Quarter Quell
- Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay
2. Moths,"repeats Will. "You're afraid of moths?""Not just a cloud of moths,"she says, "like...a swarm of them. Everywhere. All those wings and legs and..."She shudders and shakes her head."Terrifying,"Will says with mock seriousness. "That's my girl. Tough as cotton balls.""Oh, Shut up.
- Veronica Roth, Divergent
3. For instance, this new idea that You-Know-Who can kill with a single glance from his eyes. That’s a basilisk, listeners. One simple test: Check whether the thing that’s glaring at you has got legs. If it has, it’s safe to look into its eyes, although if it really is You-Know-Who, that’s still likely to be the last thing you ever do.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
noun. long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons.
- genus Himantopus
- Himantopus novae-zelandiae
- Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus
- black-necked stilt
- black-winged stilt
- shore bird
- Himantopus mexicanus
- limicoline bird
- Himantopus himantopus
- stilt plover
- white-headed stilt
- Himantopus stilt