Haggardly \Hag"gard*ly\, adv. In a haggard manner. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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  • haggardly — adverb in a haggard manner (Freq. 1) she looked haggardly out of her tent • Derived from adjective: ↑haggard …   Useful english dictionary

  • haggardly — adverb see haggard I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • haggardly — See haggard. * * * …   Universalium

  • haggardly — adverb In a haggard manner …   Wiktionary

  • haggardly — adv. gauntly, with a drawn and haggard appearance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • haggardly — hag·gard·ly …   English syllables

  • haggard — haggardly, adv. haggardness, n. /hag euhrd/, adj. 1. having a gaunt, wasted, or exhausted appearance, as from prolonged suffering, exertion, or anxiety; worn: the haggard faces of the tired troops. 2. wild; wild looking: haggard eyes. 3. Falconry …   Universalium

  • haggard — I. adjective Etymology: Middle French hagard Date: 1567 1. of a hawk not tamed 2. a. wild in appearance b. having a worn or emaciated appearance ; gaunt < haggard faces looked up sadly from out of the straw W. M. Thackeray > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Surpanakha — Soorpanaka or Surpanaka (Sanskrit for sharp, long nails ) is one of the most important characters in the Ramayana. Indeed, Valmiki comes close to claiming that if there had been no Kaikeyi and no Soorpanaka, then there would have been no Ramayana …   Wikipedia

  • haggardness — See haggardly. * * * …   Universalium

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