[lej-er-duh-meyn] /ˌlɛdʒ ər dəˈmeɪn/
sleight of hand.
any artful trick.
another name for sleight of hand
cunning deception or trickery
one who performs magic tricks
French ‘light of hand’
early 15c., “conjuring tricks,” from Middle French léger de main “quick of hand,” literally “light of hand,” from léger “light” in weight (from Latin levis “light;” see lever) + main “hand” (from Latin manus; see manual).
[lej-er] /ˈlɛdʒ ər/ noun, Music. 1. (def 1). /ˈlɛdʒə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of ledger line
[lee-jeez; Latin le-ges] /ˈli dʒiz; Latin ˈlɛ gɛs/ noun 1. plural of . [leks] /lɛks/ noun, plural leges [lee-jeez; Latin le-ges] /ˈli dʒiz; Latin ˈlɛ gɛs/ (Show IPA) 1. 1 . /ˈliːdʒiːz/ noun 1. the plural of lex /lɛks/ noun (pl) leges (ˈliːdʒiːz) 1. a system or body of laws 2. a particular specified law […]
[leg-id, legd] /ˈlɛg ɪd, lɛgd/ adjective 1. having a specified number or kind of (often used in combination): two-legged; long-legged. 2. fitted with : a legged desk. [leg] /lɛg/ noun 1. either of the two lower limbs of a biped, as a human being, or any of the paired limbs of an animal, arthropod, etc., […]
/ˈlɛɡɪ/ noun (cricket, informal) 1. a leg break 2. a bowler of leg breaks