Scraggily
Scraggily Scrag"gi*ly, adv. In a scraggy manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • scraggily — See scraggy. * * * …   Universalium

  • scraggily — adverb In a scraggy way …   Wiktionary

  • scraggily — scraggˈily adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑scrag …   Useful english dictionary

  • scraggy — scraggily, adv. scragginess, n. /skrag ee/, adj., scraggier, scraggiest. 1. lean or thin; scrawny. 2. meager. 3. irregular; craggy; jagged. [1565 75; SCRAG + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • scragginess — See scraggily. * * * …   Universalium

  • scraggy — adjective (scraggier, scraggiest) 1》 scrawny. 2》 (also chiefly N. Amer. scraggly) ragged or untidy in form or appearance. Derivatives scraggily adverb scragginess noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • scraggy — /ˈskrægi / (say skragee) adjective (scraggier, scraggiest) 1. lean or thin. 2. meagre: a scraggy meal. 3. irregular; jagged. {scrag + g + y1} –scraggily, adverb –scragginess, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • scraggy — [skrag′ē] adj. scraggier, scraggiest [< SCRAG + Y2] 1. rough or jagged 2. lean; bony; skinny scraggily adv …   English World dictionary

  • scraggy — adj. (scraggier, scraggiest) thin and bony. Derivatives: scraggily adv. scragginess n …   Useful english dictionary

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