Translation of "have legs" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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have legs


If a story in the news has legs, it will continue for a long time.

This latest scandal has legs - you'll probably still be reading about it in a year's time. 最近的丑闻还有下文。也许近一年内,你还会读到它的后续报道。

If something has legs, it can continue to exist and be successful.

The business has legs. 这家企业有很强的生命力。

(Translation of “have legs” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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