LEGS

COMPARISONS

A
Alien appendages

B
Bad meat, boa constrictors, bricks

C
Cacti, cement, chair legs, chimneys, cinder blocks, cottage cheese, cracked plaster, cucumbers

D
Dough, driftwood

E
Elephant limbs, endless promises, exclamation points

F
Fish scales, flippers

G
Gelatin, ground beef

H
Ham hocks, hamburger, Humpty Dumpty appendages

I
Impassable roads

J
Jelly

L
Lead, limp rags, limp strings with a knot in the middle, lobster claws

N
Neoliths, newfound treasure

O
Overcooked noodles

P
Petrified turkey skin, pincushions, play dough, plucked chicken, plump parentheses, pretzels, pudding, putty, pythons

R
Raw meat, road maps, rubber

S
Scrub brushes, sculpted marble, spaghetti, sticks of butter, stone, Stonehenge markers

T
The tour de force of a personal trainer, the Washington Monument

U
Unexplored terrains

V
Venus flytraps

W
Works of art

Y
Yeti limbs

ADJECTIVES

A
Aching, aged, agile, angular, athletic, awkward

B
Bandy, bare, battered, beefy, bent, black-and-blue, blemished, blistered, bowed, brawny, bristly, bronzed, bruised, buff, bulky, bumpy, bushy

C
Chiseled, chunky, clumsy, cold, compliant, corpulent, crooked, curvaceous, curvy

D
Deformed, delicate, dexterous, dimpled, dirty, discolored, disfigured, distorted, double-jointed, downy

E
Elastic, emaciated, energetic, exhausted, exposed

F
Fat, fatigued, feeble, feminine, fish-netted, flabby, flaccid, flaky, flamingo, fleecy, fleshy, flexible, furry

G
Gaitered, gangling, gaunt, girlish, glossy, gnarled, gnomish, graceful, graceless, gremlin

H
Hairy, hard, heavy, hefty, hunky

I
Insubstantial

K
Knotted

L
Lanky, leaden, lean, limber, lissome, listless, lithe, long, lumbering, lumpy

M
Manly, masculine, meaty, mighty, misshapen, muddy, muscular

N
Naked, nimble, nylon-clad

P
Painful, pale, pasty, peeling, pixie, plump, podgy, portly, powerful, pudgy, puffy

R
Reedy, restless, rickety, robust, rough, rounded, rugged

S
Satiny, scabby, scarred, scraggy, scrawny, shaggy, shaky, shapely, shaved, shiny, short, silky, sinewy, sinuous, skeletal, skinny, sleek, slender, slim, smooth, soft, solid, sore, sparrow, spidery, spindly, sprightly, spry, stained, steady, stocky, stout, straight, strapping, streaked, strong, stubbly, stubborn, stubby, stumpy, sturdy, sunburnt, supple, suppliant, svelte, swollen

T
Tangled, tanned, tattooed, tender, thick, thin, tired, toned, translucent, trim, tubby, twiggy, twisted

U
Unshaven, unshorn, unstable, unsteady

V
Veined, velvety, vigorous, voluptuous

W
Wan, warped, weak, weary, weather-beaten, weathered, weedy, wet, willowy, wiry, wispy, wobbly, wounded, wrinkled

Y
Yielding

Z
Zealous, zesty, zonked

MOVEMENTS

A
Ache, admit, allow

B
Bounce, break, buckle, burn

C
Chafe, clench, cling, close, coil, collapse, contort, crack, cross, crumble, crumple, curl

D
Dangle, disobey, drag, drape, draw up, droop, drop

E
Entwine, extend

F
Fail, fall asleep, fidget, flag, flop, fold, fracture, free, freeze

G
Give out, give up, give way, go numb, grip

H
Hang, hang over

I
Itch

J
Jerk, jiggle, judder

L
Lift (up), lock, loop, loosen, lower

M
Melt, move

O
Obey, open

P
Paralyze (with fear), part, plant, position, prickle, pulsate, pulse

Q
Quiver

R
Raise, reach, react, refuse to cooperate, relax, release, reposition, resist, respond, rustle

S
Seize (up), separate, shake, shatter, shift, sink, slacken, smart, smolder, spasm, splay, splinter, spread, spring, squeeze, squirm, stick (out, up), stiffen, sting, straighten, stretch, surrender, suspend, sway, swell, swing, swish

T
Tauten, tense, throb, tighten, tingle, tire, trail (behind), tremble, tuck, turn to jelly, twist, twitch

U
Uncross

V
Vibrate

W
Weaken, wear out, whisper, wiggle, wriggle

Y
Yield

NOUNS

A
Anorexic breadsticks, ax handles

B
Baseball bats, beanpoles, bird legs, broomsticks

C
Carrot sticks, celery stalks, chicken legs, chopsticks, cinnamon sticks, columns

D
Dowels

F
Fence posts, fire hydrants, fire pokers, flagpoles, four-by-fours, furniture spindles

G
Gams, gun barrels

K
Kindling, knitting needles

L
Lampposts, logs

M
Matchsticks

O
Oars, overstuffed sausages

P
Pegs, pencils, pillars, pipe-cleaners, planks, pogo sticks, poles

R
Railroad/railway ties, rails, rebar, reeds, rods

S
Shanks, skyscrapers, spikes, stalks, steel rods, stems, sticks, stilts, stork legs, stovepipes, straight pins, straws, stumps, swizzle sticks

T
Tent poles, timbers, toothpicks, towers, turkey legs, turrets, twigs, twin snorkels

W
Whittled wood, wooden dowels

PROPS

Ankle bracelets, boots, casts, hose/hosiery, leg warmers, nylons, pants, prostheses, shoes, shorts, skirts, slippers, socks, tensor bandages, toe rings