Reaching up to the thighs: thigh-high waves. (adjective)
A sock or stocking that extends to cover part of the thigh.(noun)
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Use "thigh-high" in a sentence
"The spoiled bank heiress had, apparently, gone shopping and found a pair of shiny gold, thigh-high platform boots not unlike the red ones Menessos had provided me for the Erus Veneficus ceremony."
"If you ask me, thigh-high platform boots should be outlawed."
"It was a very sexy gown with a thigh-high slit in the front."