Definition of legging
: a covering (as of leather or cloth) for the leg —usually used in plural; also : tights
Recent Examples of legging from the Web
In other words, fold away those black compression leggings and save them for fall.
The black mask was described as black legging without any openings for eyes or his mouth.
Last week, my Instagram feed was filled with photos of teenagers wearing blue leggings covered in white stars and tank tops decorated with American flags.
For women there were sheer nylon off the shoulder tops with matching trousers, or body hugging cropped tops with a turtleneck that zipped over the face, leaving only the eyes exposed, that was paired with matching leggings.
The story follows a number of recent controversies involving United, including viral videos showing Dr. David Dao being dragged off a flight and the barring of two girls from a flight for wearing leggings.
At that time, the 32-year-old Los Angeles freelance copywriter says her job was in a casual office environment where she was allowed to wear leggings.
Persin countered that Perkins' build is different from her client's and noted that Woods was wearing leggings in surveillance footage.
People also are invited to purchase the leggings, with proceeds from sales going to the Team Jay fund to defray medical expenses.
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: an outer covering for the leg usually of cloth or leather a pair of leggings
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