yellowlegs

noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction yel·low·legs \ ˈye-lō-ˌlegz , ˈye-lə- , -ˌlāgz \

Definition of yellowlegs

:either of two American shorebirds of the sandpiper family with yellow legs:

First Known Use of yellowlegs

circa 1772


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