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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

having legs curved outward; outward curvature of the legs causing a separation of the knees when the ankles are close or in contact; leg so curved

Usage examples (29)
  • Bald and bow-legged the man walks down the street.
  • "Listen to bow-legged Norton," he answered rudely.
  • Sometimes, when cover failed, he broke into a bow-legged run.
  • On the ground it looked humped, bow-legged, sinister, obscene. for more
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