legless


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legless

(ˈlɛɡlɪs)
adj
1. without legs
2. informal very drunk
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.legless - not having legs; "a legless man in a wheelchair"
legged - having legs of a specified kind or number; "four-legged animals"; "a peg-legged man"
Translations

legless

[ˈleglɪs] ADJ
1. (= without legs) [person] → sin piernas; [animal] → sin patas
2. (Brit) (= drunk) → como una cuba

legless

[ˈlɛgləs] adj (British) (= drunk) → bourré(e)leg room nplace f pour les jambes

legless

[ˈlɛglɪs] adj (Brit) (fam) → sbronzo/a, fatto/a
References in classic literature ?
On drawing near, he perceived that it was nothing else than a wretched legless cripple in a bowl, who was hopping along on his two hands like a wounded field-spider which has but two legs left.
the cripple and the legless man, in his bowl, came up on their side in great haste, and with great clamor of bowl and crutches, upon the pavement.
In the meantime the legless man, erect upon his feet, crowned Gringoire with his heavy iron bowl, and the blind man glared in his face with flaming eyes!
Pressing down the contents of the full bowl with his thumb, he suddenly plumped upon the ground, the crutch beside him, the one limb under him so that he had the seeming of a legless torso.
Absolutely Legless in Gateshead on a Saturday night - nothing much unusual about that, you might say.
However, he was legless after the last and was caught by Lost Legend (hit a high of 90) on the line, with Key To The West (1.
A new research by the Australian National University shows that endangered species like the striped legless lizard are threatened due to a massive number of kangaroos.
Some poor bloke will get his date legless, only to find her boobs and bum fall off.
The dads and mums have started taking their little legless darlings to school again.
Mr Sarsfield said he objected: "She is legless as well.
Which British animal is classed as a legless lizard?
POINTLESS host Alexander Armstrong is getting legless in a new show searching for the best festive drinks.