Definition of daddy-long-legs in English:
noun (plural same)informal
1British A crane fly.
- A few fish have been taken on the dap, with crickets/grasshoppers doing the business, and the daddy-long-legs should be making an appearance soon.
- Opening with a warp-speed ‘Loaded’ the greatest frontman in the north-west's all over the monitors like a human daddy-long-legs.
Definition of daddy-long-legs in:
- US English dictionary