leg curl


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n leg curl an exercise designed to strengthen the flexor muscles of the leg
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In literature:

They curl up their legs, draw down their antennae, and drop to the ground.
"The Dawn of Reason" by James Weir
The legs of the Tyro curled up under as instinctively as those of an assailed spider.
"Little Miss Grouch" by Samuel Hopkins Adams
It can't go to the legs, because they are paralyzed, being curled up like a tailor, mending trousers.
"Peck's Sunshine Being a Collection of Articles Written for Peck's Sun, Milwaukee, Wis. - 1882" by George W. Peck
Curls hopped about on one leg frankly, knowing that the others would be blamed for any naughtiness of hers.
"Old Junk" by H. M. Tomlinson
He sleeps in his clothes, minus shoes and leggings, and he is likely to be curled up before I am.
"At Plattsburg" by Allen French
Our Tame Coon came and curled up on our legs.
"Fairy Prince and Other Stories" by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
Curling his leg round the slender trunk of a tree, the young man began a struggle with the ziz.
"Jewish Fairy Tales and Legends" by Gertrude Landa
We sat on the floor, our legs curled up under us, like innocent lambs.
"Jewish Children" by Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich
At last she curled herself up on the floor of the house with heavy-eyed Three Legs at her side and fell asleep.
"Christmas Light" by Ethel Calvert Phillips
The Chintz Imp curled up his green legs and sat down beside her, his bright red eyes blinking thoughtfully.
"Soap-Bubble Stories" by Fanny Barry

In news:

Description The Balanced Biceps Curl exercise works your abs, biceps , butt, and legs.
Description The Standing Leg Curl exercise works your hamstrings and calves.
Watch Standing Leg Curl in the Fitness Video.
Description The Stork Stance Curl exercise works your biceps, abs, butt and legs.
Breathe a deep sigh of serenity, kick off the shoes, sink into a sofa with your legs curled up beneath you and enjoy a visit with designer Nathan Turner.
Bicep curl with leg extension.
Trainer Carl Causly demonstrates the second step of the bicep curl with leg extension exercise.
They found her, one leg curled under the other, in the back seat of a van at Longview Lake, a white plastic bag over her head, a purple pillow beside her, an empty pill bottle nearby.
I know how to sit, walk on my hind legs to beg for treats and I'd love to curl up on your lap each evening.
The Curl 'n' Squat exercise works your biceps, abs, butt, and legs using a resistance band.
Keeping your knees on the bed, curl your feet around the inside of his legs, likely around his knees.