Meaning of “leg” - Learner’s Dictionary

leg

noun [ C ] us uk /leɡ/
Extra Examples
She lost a leg in a car accident.Blood was pouring from my leg.These exercises will strengthen your leg muscles.There's an ant crawling up your leg.She sat with her legs crossed.
PART OF BODY

A1 one of the parts of the body of a human or animal that is used for standing and walking:

My legs are tired after so much walking.
He broke his leg in the accident.
There were cuts on her arms and legs.
She had bare legs and wore only a light summer dress.
FOOD

the meat of an animal's leg eaten as food:

a chicken leg
FURNITURE

one of the vertical parts of a chair, table, etc that is on the floor:

a chair/table leg
CLOTHES

the part of a pair of trousers that covers one of your legs:

He rolled up his trouser legs and waded into the water.
PART OF JOURNEY

one part of a journey or competition:

the first/second/third leg of the journey

(Definition of “leg” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)