OTHER WORDS FROM leggyleg·gi·ness, noun
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How to use leggy in a sentence
In fact, it’s the leggiest creature ever known to crawl the Earth.
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 name|Jonathan Lambert|December 21, 2021|Science 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 pink|Rebecca Dzombak|October 26, 2021|Science News
Herons living today are necky, leggy birds with needle-sharp beaks.The land-dwelling ‘hell heron’ was a 30-foot aquatic assassin|Elana Spivack|October 1, 2021|Popular-Science
Producers, he says, like to pan out from the glass-topped anchor desks to get a shot of the leggy correspondents.Joe Muto, ‘the Fox Mole,’ on His New Book, ‘An Atheist in the Foxhole’|David Freedlander|June 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He may launch a television or radio talk show, with his lovely, leggy young wife as co-host.What Sank Dennis Kucinich in Ohio Democratic Primary vs. Marcy Kaptur|Mansfield Frazier, Larry Durstin|March 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
By the time she was a leggy teen, Frosted was spending every spare moment at "the flickers."
Among her other assets, McCaughey has the leggy blonde Ann Coulter-looks that producers like in their right wingers.
As a girl she had been what a certain sporting earl described as "a leggy beauty."December Love|Robert Hichens
Parson Leggy was the other would-be mediator; for he hated to see the two principal parishioners of his tiny cure at enmity.
"As quick as a cat, with the heart of a lion and the temper of Nick's self," was Parson Leggy's description.
Parson Leggy declared roundly that his like had not been seen since the days of Rex son of Rally.
Parson Leggy danced an unclerical jig, and shook hands with the squire till both those fine old gentlemen were purple in the face.