(1)   A section or portion of a journey or course
"Then we embarked on the second stage of our Caribbean cruise"
(2)   (nautical) the distance traveled by a sailing vessel on a single tack
(3)   A cloth covering consisting of the part of a pair of trousers that covers a person's leg
(4)   One of the supports for a piece of furniture
(5)   A prosthesis that replaces a missing leg
(6)   A human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle
(7)   A structure in animals that is similar to a human leg and used for locomotion
(8)   The limb of an animal used for food
(9)   A part of a forked or branching shape
"He broke off one of the branches"


From leggr.


  1. The lower limb of a human being or animal that extends from the groin to the ankle.
  2. The portion of the lower appendage of a human that extends from the knee to the ankle.
  3. A part of garment, such as a pair of trousers/pants, that covers a leg.
  4. A stage of a journey.
  5. A distance that a sailing vessel does without changing the sails from one side to the other.
  6. One side of a multiple-sided (often triangular) course in a sailing race.
  7. A single game or match played in a tournament or other sporting contest.
  8. One of the two sides of a right triangle that is not the hypotenuse.
  9. A rod-like protrusion from an inanimate object, supporting it from underneath.

See also


  1. To put a series of three or more options strikes into the stock market.
  2. To remove the legs from an animal carcass.
  3. To build legs onto a platform or stage for support.