Definition of three-legged race noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


three-legged race

BrE BrE//ˌθriː ˈleɡɪd reɪs//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌθriː ˈleɡɪd reɪs//
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a race in which people taking part run in pairs, the right leg of one runner being tied to the left leg of the other
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: three-legged race