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English definition of “stretch your legs”

stretch your legs

to go for a walk, especially after sitting in the same position for a long time: The car journey took three hours, including a couple of stops to stretch our legs.Walking and walkers
(Definition of stretch your legs from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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