leg stump


noun Cricket.

either of the outside stumps at which the batsman takes his position.

Nearby words

  1. leg break,
  2. leg bye,
  3. leg drop,
  4. leg hit,
  5. leg rope,
  6. leg up,
  7. leg up, a,
  8. leg warmer,
  9. leg-break,
  10. leg-of-mutton

Origin of leg stump

First recorded in 1825–35

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