Meaning of yellow-legged in English:

yellow-legged

adjective

  • In the names of birds and other animals: having yellow or yellowish legs.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in John Hill (bap. 1714, d. 1775), physician and actor. From yellow + legged.

Pronunciation

yellow-legged

/ˈjɛlə(ʊ)lɛɡ(ɪ)d/