legged

[ leg-id, legd ]SEE DEFINITION OF legged
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LEGGED

Like all of the coleoptera, the Mercurians were hexapoda (six legged).

I dropped that frying-pan, and I legged it for the cabin for all I was worth.

He legged it for the ridge, blind to everything but his desperate need to escape.

He expected to get 'legged,' and get out of the army, but he has been sucked in.

But, if these clumsy fishers could run, Phorenice was like a legged snake for speed.

Every one of these seeds, too, will be found to be winged or legged in another fashion.

Tom had to run for second and he legged it with might and main.

Tom kept on, swung wide around first, and then legged it for second.

The burros bolted back on them, and they just legged it out of the way.

Moreover, he 219 legged it, which was exactly what I was certain he meant to do.

WORD ORIGIN

"to use the legs; walk or run," c.1500 (from the beginning usually with it); from leg (n.).

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.