Synonyms of leg in English:
1 he broke his leg in a football match
lower limb, shank;
informalstump, peg, pin
give someone a leg up
- parents want to give their kids a leg up in the worldhelp/assist someone, act as someone's support, give someone assistance, lend someone a helping hand, come to someone's aid;give someone a boost, boost, advance, raise, kick-start, give someone a flying start
on its last legs
- 1 your car looked as though it was on its last legsdilapidated, worn out, rickety, about to break, about to fall apart, about to collapse[Antonyms] in good condition
pull someone's leg
- it's all right, Robbie, I was only pulling your legtease, rag, make fun of, chaff, trick, joke with, play a joke on, play a trick on, play a practical joke on, taunt, jest;informalkid, have on, rib, wind up, take for a ride, lead up the garden path, take the mickey out of, make a monkey out ofNorth American informalput on
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relating to a leg
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