In default of anything better a legging will do, slipped off when we are on the ground.
I hadn't a rap in my pockets, but it was very near a 'legging' for me.
When Bob removed his legging and sock, he found a large red scratch, and the flesh about it was already badly swollen.
My legs are stiff, and my legging has frozen fast 26 to my overshoe; I remember that.
They wear white under-garments to which adheres a covering, which is at once coat and legging, without wrinkles.
A gift from one who is legging it out of this vale of tears.
He drew up the legging and examined the part that covered the spot in the ankle which had received the blow.
Instead, that small boy was legging it westward as fast as he could go.
But while I'm legging it I'll keep a weather eye peeled for crooks.
They didnt pass us as we were legging it away from old Wallace.
late 13c., from a Scandinavian source akin to Old Norse leggr "leg, bone of the arm or leg," from Proto-Germanic *lagjaz, with no certain ulterior connections, perhaps from a PIE root meaning "to bend" [Buck]. Cf. German Bein "leg," in Old High German "bone, leg." Replaced Old English shank. Of furniture supports from 1670s. The meaning "a part or stage of a journey or race" (1920) is from earlier sailing sense of "a run made on a single tack" (1867), which was usually qualified as long leg, short leg, etc. Slang phrase shake a leg "dance" is attested from 1881. To be on (one's) last legs "at the end of one's life" is from 1590s.
"to use the legs; walk or run," c.1500 (from the beginning usually with it); from leg (n.).
One of the two lower limbs of the human body, especially the part between the knee and the foot.
A supporting part resembling a leg in shape or function.
(also leg it) To go; travel: I was legging down the line (1601+)