cross-legged

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cross-legged (not comparable)

  1. Having one leg over and across the other
  2. Having one ankle over and across the other, and the knees far apart

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In the sense “sitting in a chair, with one leg crossed over the other”, the phrase “with legs crossed” is more often used, but for sitting on the floor, one uses “cross-legged”, or a synonym (below).

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Adverb[edit]

cross-legged (not comparable)

  1. In a cross-legged position

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