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See definition of leggy on Dictionary.com
  • as ingangling
  • as ingangly
  • as inrangy
  • as inspindling

synonyms for leggy

  • awkward
  • bony
  • gawky
  • lanky
  • long-legged
  • long-limbed
  • lumbering
  • skinny
  • spindly
  • tall
  • thin
  • awkward
  • bony
  • gawky
  • lanky
  • rangy
  • skinny
  • spindly
  • tall
  • long-legged
  • long-limbed
  • lumbering
  • spindling
  • thin
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How to use leggy in a sentence

In fact, it’s the leggiest creature ever known to crawl the Earth.
SCIENTISTS DISCOVER THE FIRST TRUE MILLIPEDEJONATHAN LAMBERTJANUARY 5, 2022SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Dubbed Eumillipes persephone, it’s the leggiest creature ever known to crawl Earth.
A 1,306-LEGGED MILLIPEDE IS THE FIRST TO LIVE UP TO ITS NAMEJONATHAN LAMBERTDECEMBER 21, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Scientists have known that the leggy birds touch up their color by smearing their necks with a serum they produce glands near their tails.
FLAMINGOS DYE THEIR SUN-FADED FEATHERS TO STAY PRETTY IN PINKREBECCA DZOMBAKOCTOBER 26, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Herons living today are necky, leggy birds with needle-sharp beaks.
THE LAND-DWELLING ‘HELL HERON’ WAS A 30-FOOT AQUATIC ASSASSINELANA SPIVACKOCTOBER 1, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
As a girl she had been what a certain sporting earl described as "a leggy beauty."
DECEMBER LOVEROBERT HICHENS
Parson Leggy was the other would-be mediator; for he hated to see the two principal parishioners of his tiny cure at enmity.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
"As quick as a cat, with the heart of a lion and the temper of Nick's self," was Parson Leggy's description.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
Parson Leggy declared roundly that his like had not been seen since the days of Rex son of Rally.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
Parson Leggy danced an unclerical jig, and shook hands with the squire till both those fine old gentlemen were purple in the face.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
It was at the instigation of Parson Leggy that the squire imported a bloodhound to track the Killer to his doom.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO LEGGY

  • awkward
  • bony
  • gawky
  • lanky
  • leggy
  • long-legged
  • long-limbed
  • lumbering
  • skinny
  • spindly
  • tall
  • thin
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.