Definition of cross-legged in English:


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Pronunciation: /krɒsˈlɛɡd

adjective & adverb

  • (Of a seated person) with the legs crossed at the ankles and the knees bent outwards: [as adverb]: John sat cross-legged on the floor
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    • She was cross-legged behind him, and he was sitting up with his legs stretched in front of him.
    • During meditation we all sit cross-legged, hand on knees, eyes closed, and try empty our minds.
    • He was seated cross-legged at the foot of her bed, watching her sleep.

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