Baggy
Baggy Bag"gy, a. Resembling a bag; loose or puffed out, or pendent, like a bag; flabby; as, baggy trousers; baggy cheeks. [1913 Webster]

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  • Baggy — was a British dance oriented music genre popular in the early 1990s.The scene was extremely influenced by Madchester, although the scene was not geographically confined to Manchester. Many Madchester bands could also be described as Baggy, and… …   Wikipedia

  • baggy — (adj.) puffed out, hanging loosely, 1831, from BAG (Cf. bag) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Bagging in this sense is from 1590s. Baggie as a small protective plastic bag is from 1969. Baggies baggy shorts is from 1962, surfer slang. Related: Baggily; bagginess …   Etymology dictionary

  • baggy — [bag′ē] adj. baggier, baggiest 1. puffed out in a baglike way 2. hanging loosely [baggy trousers] baggily adv. bagginess n …   English World dictionary

  • baggy — index full Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • baggy — [adj] drooping billowing, bulging, droopy, flabby, floppy, ill fitting, loose, oversize, roomy, sagging, slack, unshapely; concepts 486,490 Ant. firm, fitting, tight …   New thesaurus

  • Baggy — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Baggy Elvy est un bassiste du groupe punk The Anti Nowhere League. La musique baggy est un des courants musicaux dérivés de la pop indépendante anglaise… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Baggy — extrem tiefe Hose Mit Baggy Pants (baggy engl.: sackartig, ausgebeult) oder häufig auch Saggy Pants (saggy engl.: absinkend, herunter hängend) werden besonders weite Hosen[1][2] bezeichnet, deren Bund meist weit unterhalb der Hüfte getragen wird …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • baggy — n British 1. (a devotee of) the Manchester music scene of the early 1990s. The so called baggy scene probably took its name from the very loose clothing affected by devotees of rave, acid house and indie subcultures. For a while we were really… …   Contemporary slang

  • baggy — UK [ˈbæɡɪ] / US adjective Word forms baggy : adjective baggy comparative baggier superlative baggiest baggy clothes are very loose on your body …   English dictionary

  • baggy — adjective (baggier; est) Date: 1831 1. loose, puffed out, or hanging like a bag < baggy trousers > 2. loosely constructed and inflated with inessential elements < a baggy novel > • baggily a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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