leg warmers


leg warmers
leggings, thick footless knit stockings worn over the lower legs (originally intended for warmth while dancing)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • leg warmers — n. a set of coverings for the legs, worn for warmth or, as by dancers rehearsing, to prevent leg cramps …   English World dictionary

  • leg warmers — ► PLURAL NOUN ▪ a pair of tubular knitted garments covering the legs from ankle to knee or thigh …   English terms dictionary

  • leg warmers — a pair of footless, stockinglike knitted coverings for the legs, usually worn over tights, trousers, boots, etc., for warmth, as in a dance class or while exercising, or as a fashion accessory. Also, legwarmers. [1970 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • leg warmers — plural noun a pair of tubular knitted garments covering the legs from ankle to knee or thigh …   English new terms dictionary

  • leg warmers — a pair of footless, stockinglike knitted coverings for the legs, usually worn over tights, trousers, boots, etc., for warmth, as in a dance class or while exercising, or as a fashion accessory. Also, legwarmers. [1970 75] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leg warmer — Leg warmers are coverings for the lower legs, similar to socks but thicker and generally footless. Leg warmers were originally dancewear worn by ballet and other classic dancers. Leg warmers are thought by some dancers to warm the lower calf, but …   Wikipedia

  • leg warmer — noun : a usually knitted covering for the leg * * * noun, pl ⋯ ers [count] : a warm covering of usually soft cloth that you wear on your leg * * * ˈleg warmer 7 [leg warmer leg warmers] noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Legwarmer — Leg|war|mer 〈[lɛ̣gwɔ:mə(r)] m. 3; meist Pl.〉 lange, bis über die Knie reichender Strumpf ohne Fuß (für Gymnastik u. Ä.) [engl.; <leg „Bein“ + warm „wärmen“] * * * Leg|war|mer [ lɛgwɔ:mə], der; s, [s] <meist Pl.> [engl. leg warmers (Pl.) …   Universal-Lexikon

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