[fahyv-leg-id, -legd]

adjective Nautical.

(of a schooner) having five masts.

Nearby words

  1. five-eighth,
  2. five-elements school,
  3. five-faced bishop,
  4. five-finger,
  5. five-gaited,
  6. five-o'clock shadow,
  7. five-speed,
  8. five-spice powder,
  9. five-spot,
  10. five-star Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for five-legged

  • I have seen a five-legged cow, the fifth leg on the top of the back standing up straight.

  • Some of them abused us, and others looked on in silence, as they might have looked at an elephant or a five-legged calf.

    The Lost Army|Thomas W. Knox
  • It was in the year that I discovered a five-legged frog, and wrote a book about it.