- the true femoral region that is hidden by the skin or feathers of the body.
- the segment below, containing the fibula and tibia.
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Origin of thigh
Example sentences from the Web for thigh
Fleshy breasts taunted him from low bikini tops, and fleshy thighs sloped from bikini bottoms.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
After tightening her collar, Stella assumed slave posture: on her knees, legs slightly spread, palm resting face-up on her thighs.
She tugged on the black rope that wrapped around his thighs and torso, her leather gloves creaking with each adjustment.
One bite too many, and I could look down and practically see my thighs expanding before my eyes.
And part reading too much about Gwyneth Paltrow's cleanses, as though if I deny myself enough I will get her thighs.
Wherefore I have also bared thy thighs against thy face, and thy shame hath appeared.
The Australians have the pull in height and width of chest; the New Zealanders are thicker all through, chests, waists, thighs.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
The head of this statue was of fine gold, but the breast and the arms of silver, and the belly and the thighs of brass.
Then a grape-shot—an iron ball two inches thick—went through both his thighs.Stories of Our Naval Heroes|Various
The outside of his legs and thighs are black, and its tail of a dark ash with two white spots on each side of its insertion.Buffon's Natural History. Volume IX (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon