haggish
adjective see hag I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Haggish — Hag gish ( g[i^]sh), a. Like a hag; ugly; wrinkled. [1913 Webster] But on us both did haggish age steal on. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • haggish — [hag′ish] adj. of, like, or characteristic of a hag haggishly adv. haggishness n. * * * See hag1. * * * …   Universalium

  • haggish — [hag′ish] adj. of, like, or characteristic of a hag haggishly adv. haggishness n …   English World dictionary

  • haggish — hag ► NOUN 1) an ugly old woman. 2) a witch. DERIVATIVES haggish adjective. ORIGIN perhaps from Old English …   English terms dictionary

  • haggish — adjective Like a hag …   Wiktionary

  • Haggish — The origins of this interesting name, despite what one may think, bears no connection to the typical dish of Scotland of the same name, but instead this particular name is of Scottish locational origin from any of the numerous places in the… …   Surnames reference

  • haggish — adj. ugly, repulsive, gruesome; resembling a hag …   English contemporary dictionary

  • haggish — a. Ugly, deformed, horrid …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • haggish — hag·gish …   English syllables

  • haggish — /ˈhægɪʃ/ (say hagish) adjective of or like a hag; old and ugly. {hag + g + ish1} –haggishly, adverb –haggishness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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