Definition of leg-rope in English:

leg-rope

Syllabification: leg-rope

noun

1(In surfing) a rope attached to a surfboard and tied to the surfer’s ankle to prevent the board being washed away by the surf.
More example sentences
  • There's not really a lot of equipment involved in surfing, but one item that may prove to be invaluable to you is the leash or leg rope.
2A rope secured to a horse’s leg, used to prepare the horse for a rider.

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