Zigzaggery ig"zag`ger*y, n. The quality or state of being zigzag; crookedness. [R.] [1913 Webster]

The . . . zigzaggery of my father's approaches. --Sterne. [1913 Webster]

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  • zigzaggery — zig·zag·gery …   English syllables

  • zigzaggery — agərē noun ( es) : a zigzag method or course …   Useful english dictionary

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