EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LEGGINGS
But, on this unusual occasion, it was decreed that we should black our boots and leggings.
Why hadn't I put on my best pair of leggings to come away in?
My servant brought me a change of boots and leggings, and I shaved.
They wore only leggings, shirts, breech clouts and a blanket.
He never said a word, till he saw the leggings, and then he asked me what they were for.
Come, keep on that shirt; let your leggings sweat where they are, and buckle this about you.
He was no doubt thinking what handsome fringes they would make for his leggings.
Perhaps neither shirt nor leggings had been taken off since I last saw them.
He had leggings of buff cloth, furred at the bottom; and upon his feet were highlows.
Some had great pads on each ankle, and some had leggings, and some had nothing at all.
"extra outer covering to protect the leg," 1763, from leg (n.). Related: Leggings.