an Elizabethan mansion near Warminster in Wiltshire, built (from 1568) by Robert Smythson for Sir John Thynne; the grounds, landscaped by Capability Brown, now contain a famous safari park
- Long leg
noun 1. (cricket)
/ˈlɒŋˌlɛɡd; -ˌlɛɡɪd/ adjective 1. having long legs 2. (informal) (of a person or animal) able to run fast
[lawng-lahyn, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌlaɪn, ˈlɒŋ-/ 1. a heavy and very long fishing line with a large number of baited hooks, used in deep-sea commercial fishing.
[lawng-lahy-ner, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌlaɪ nər, ˈlɒŋ-/ noun 1. a commercial fishing vessel that uses a longline.