leggings Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “leggings” in the English Dictionary

"leggings" in British English

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leggingsnoun [plural]

uk   us   /ˈleɡ.ɪŋz/
very ​tighttrousers made from a ​material that ​stretcheseasily, usually ​worn by women: a ​pair of leggings
(Definition of leggings from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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leggingsplural noun

 us   /ˈleɡ·ɪŋz/
tightpants made from a ​material that ​stretcheseasily, usually ​worn by women
(Definition of leggings from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “leggings”
in Arabic طِماق…
in Korean 레깅스…
in Portuguese legging…
in Catalan malles…
in Japanese スパッツ(伸縮性のあるズボン)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 紧身裤…
in Turkish sıkı ve bedeni sımsıkı saran pantolon, tayt…
in Russian легинсы…
in Chinese (Traditional) 緊身褲…
in Italian leggings…
in Polish legginsy…
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