Share this entry

Share this page

legless

Pronunciation: /ˈlegləs; ˈleglɪs/

Translation of legless in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (without legs — of person) sin piernas; (— of animal) sin patas
    Example sentences
    • So why they need to cut down on the number of spaces I can use, in order to provide a second spot for the legless, I've no idea.
    • In 1990, Poland's Lucy Krajewska made the first successful crossing by a legless person.
    • Some not-so-familiar creatures, like the legless, burrowing caecilians, are also amphibians.
    1.2 (drunk) (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] (predicative/predicativo) to be legless estar* borracho or [colloquial/familiar] como una cuba

Definition of legless in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day hondura
f
depth …
Cultural fact of the day

The 'Audiencia Nacional' is the Spanish high court for crimes affecting the national interest, e.g. drug trafficking, large-scale fraud and certain crimes committed abroad.