dog-legged

[dawg-leg-id, -legd, dog-]
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adjective

bent like the hind leg of a dog; zigzag.

Also dogleg.

Origin of dog-legged

First recorded in 1695–1705
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Historical Examples of dog-legged

  • But it is short and narrow and dog-legged, and, particularly when Simpson is playing on it, dangerous.

    Once a Week

    Alan Alexander Milne