EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LEG UP
I might give you a thousand for a contract, an' losin' and winnin' mounts when you had a leg up.
I merely felt like giving him a leg up—because really at the start he was of use to me.
Come, we must have off that boot, and get the leg up on a sofa!
Their horses were led out, and Dick gave each of the girls a “leg up.”
But the boot was on the other leg up here in the lap of the mountains.
She had drawn one leg up under her, and leaned back dreamily.
He said: "I cannot remember that there was any day when you required a leg up."
He might have a wife or daughters, or both, who needed a leg up.
I shall ask you to give me a leg up and to keep hidden yourself.
I been wounded in the leg up the Missippi and can not do nothing more.