Sagging Sag"ging, n. A bending or sinking between the ends of a thing, in consequence of its own, or an imposed, weight; an arching downward in the middle, as of a ship after straining. Cf. {Hogging}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Sagging — is a form of the verb to sag to drop, to droop ; used as a substantivated adjective, it may mean:*Sagging (fashion), a fashion trend for wearing pants below the waist to expose one s boxers, practiced by males *Sagging (Naval), the stress a ship… …   Wikipedia

  • sagging — UK US /ˈsæɡɪŋ/ adjective [before noun] ► lower or less strong: »He said he cut taxes by $9 billion as mayor in an effort to revitalize the city s sagging economy. »sagging revenues/demand/sales …   Financial and business terms

  • Sagging — Le rappeur Akon en sagger. Le sagging (« affaissement » en anglais) est la manière de porter son pantalon en dessous de la ceinture tout en laissant apparaître une partie de ses sous vêtements. Issu des prisons américaines, le sagging… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sagging — Sag Sag (s[a^]g), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Sagged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sagging}.] [Akin to Sw. sacka to settle, sink down, LG. sacken, D. zakken. Cf. {Sink}, v. i.] 1. To sink, in the middle, by its weight or under applied pressure, below a horizontal… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sagging — adj. Sagging is used with these nouns: ↑breast, ↑economy, ↑skin …   Collocations dictionary

  • sagging — Synonyms and related words: abatement, abridgment, alleviation, attenuation, bagging, baggy, ballooning, collapsing, contraction, dampening, damping, debilitated, deciduous, declining, declivitous, decrease, decrement, decrescence, decurrent,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sagging — įlinkis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. bend; sag; sagging vok. Biegepfeil, f; Durchbiegung, f rus. прогиб, m pranc. flèche, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • sagging — nuosvyra statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. dipping; sagging vok. Durchhang, m rus. провес, m pranc. fléchissement, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • sagging — noun A manner of wearing pants or shorts below the waist, revealing some or all of the underwear …   Wiktionary

  • Sagging — Провисание, прогибание; биение (ленты) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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