legal pad

noun

Definition of legal pad

:a writing tablet of ruled yellow paper that is usually 8.5 by 14 inches (about 22 by 36 centimeters)

First Known Use of legal pad

1882


LEGAL PAD Defined for English Language Learners

legal pad

noun

Definition of legal pad for English Language Learners

  • : a pad of yellow paper with lines on it for writing


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