Scragger
Scraggy Scrag"gy, a. [Compar. {Scragger}; superl. {Scraggiest}.] 1. Rough with irregular points; scragged. ``A scraggy rock.'' --J. Philips. [1913 Webster]

2. Lean and rough; scragged. ``His sinewy, scraggy neck.'' --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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