Out on a limb

What is Out on a limb?

Out on a limb definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a part or member of an animal body distinct from the head and trunk, as a leg, arm, or wing: the lower limbs; artificial limbs.
a large or main branch of a tree.
a projecting part or member: the four limbs of a cross.
a person or thing regarded as a part, member, branch, offshoot, or scion of something: a limb of the central committee.
Archery. the upper or lower part of a bow.

Informal. a mischievous child, imp, or young scamp.

verb (used with object)
to cut the limbs from (a felled tree).


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