one-legged

one-legged

adj
1. having one leg
2. using one leg
Translations

one-legged

[ˈwʌnˈlegɪd] ADJcon una sola pierna

one-legged

[ˌwʌnˈlɛgɪd] adjcon una gamba sola

one-legged

adj con una sola pierna
References in classic literature ?
Me old fella boy too much," the one-legged Methuselah quavered.
When he saw and heard the confusion and uproar on the beach later that night when Captain Kellar turned Tulagi upside-down in his search for Michael, the old one-legged one remained discreetly silent.
At first I had supposed "the dead man's chest" to be that identical big box of his upstairs in the front room, and the thought had been mingled in my nightmares with that of the one-legged seafaring man.
And in the present instance, all this was heightened by the sight of the two officers of the strange ship, leaning over the side, by the perpendicular ladder of nailed cleets there, and swinging towards him a pair of tastefully-ornamented man-ropes; for at first they did not seem to bethink them that a one-legged man must be too much of a cripple to use their sea bannisters.
They perched the one-legged Pumpkinhead upon the Saw-Horse, and tied him to his seat with cords, so that he could not possibly fall off.
The one-legged posture is likely an adaptation that helps flamingos survive.
He also pointed out to the Atlantic that if the position's main purpose was conserving energy, then "one would expect flamingos to employ the one-legged resting stance constantly.
I took the one-legged test again as my wife Maria walked past, busy hanging washing over radiators.
Effects of One-Legged Exercise Training of Patients with COPD.
exercises such as the one-legged squat, one-legged box jumps, and
We were a one-legged company doing a ton of work for the government and it was gone overnight," Kuch recalls.
A one-legged inmate at the Men's Central Jail pried open the metal window screen in his cell and was lowering himself to the ground when his makeshift rope broke and he fell 50 feet to the concrete below, authorities said Thursday.