(adj.) = long-legged ; leggy [leggier -comp., leggiest -comp]. Ex: Traditionally, the order Ciconiiformes has included a variety of large, long-legged wading birds with large bills: storks, herons, egrets, ibises, spoonbills, and several others. Ex: If i had to choose, the second horse would be my favorite although she is a little bit too leggy for my liking. ---- * araña zancuda = daddy longlegs. * ave zancuda = wading bird ; shorebird ; wader.