cross-legged

adverb or adjective
\ˈkrȯs-ˌle-gəd, -ˌlā-;-ˌlegd, -ˌlāgd\

Definition of cross-legged 

1 : with legs crossed and knees spread wide apart

2 : with one leg placed over and across the other

First Known Use of cross-legged

circa 1530, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of cross-legged was circa 1530

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cross-legged

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of cross-legged

: having the legs crossed

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