Definition of long leg in English:

Share this entry

long leg

noun

Cricket
1A fielding position far behind the batsman on the leg side.
Example sentences
  • He even confessed to having feigned a heart-attack when sent to field at long leg during a school cricket match.
1.1A fielder at long leg.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: long leg

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.