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leg it

slang To go somewhere on foot, often quickly. Leg it, guys, the cops are here! We really need to leg it if we're going to make this bus! My car ran out of gas two miles from my house so I just had to leg it home.
See also: leg

ˈleg it

(informal, especially British English) run, especially in order to escape from somebody: We saw the police coming and legged it down the road.
See also: leg


mod. alcohol intoxicated. She has this strange tendency to get a little loop-legged when she has four or five drinks.
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For a legged system running at a constant speed with a stable upright posture, the net acceleration of the body over an entire stride must be zero.
The importance of symmetry in the control of legged robots," says Raibert, "raises the question of what role symmetry may play in the behavior of running animals.