jagged

  • 1 jagged — jag ged (j[a^]g g[e^]d), a. Having jags; having rough, sharp notches, protuberances, or teeth; cleft; laciniate; divided; as, jagged rocks. Jagged vine leaves shade. Trench. {Jag ged*ly}, adv. {Jag ged*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 Jagged — es un álbum del cantante británico Gary Numan que fue lanzado el 13 de marzo de 2006 por Cooking Vinyl Records. Lista de canciones Pressure Fold Halo Slave In A Dark Place Haunted Blind Before You Hate It Melt Scanner Jagged Enlaces externos… …

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  • 3 jagged — mid 15c., from verb jaggen (c.1400) to pierce, slash, cut; to notch or nick; cut or tear unevenly, Scottish and northern English, of unknown origin. Originally of garments with regular toothed edges; meaning with the edge irregularly cut is from… …

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  • 4 jagged — [adj] ragged, notched asperous, barbed, broken, cleft, craggy, denticulate, harsh, indented, irregular, pointed, ridged, rough, rugged, scabrous, serrated, snaggy, spiked, toothed, uneven, unlevel, unsmooth; concepts 490,606 Ant. even, smooth …

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  • 5 jagged — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ with rough, sharp points protruding. DERIVATIVES jaggedly adverb jaggedness noun …

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  • 6 jagged — [jag′id] adj. having sharp projecting points; notched or ragged jaggedly adv. jaggedness n …

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  • 7 Jagged — Infobox Album | Name = Jagged Type = Album Artist = Gary Numan Released = 13 March 2006 Recorded = London, 2005 06 Genre = Industrial rock Darkwave Gothic rock Length = 62:04 Label = Cooking Vinyl (UK) Metropolis (US) Producer = Gary Numan, Ade… …

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  • 8 jagged — [[t]ʤæ̱gɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED Something that is jagged has a rough, uneven shape or edge with lots of sharp points. ...jagged black cliffs... A jagged scar runs through his lower lip …

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  • 9 Jagged — Jag Jag, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jagged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jagging}.] To cut into notches or teeth like those of a saw; to notch. [Written also {jagg}.] [1913 Webster] {Jagging iron}, a wheel with a zigzag or jagged edge for cutting cakes or pastry… …

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  • 10 jagged — adjective Date: 1523 1. having a sharply uneven edge or surface < jagged peaks > 2. having a harsh, rough, or irregular quality < jagged rhythms > • jaggedly adverb • jaggedness noun …

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  • 11 jagged — jaggedly, adv. jaggedness, n. /jag id/, adj. 1. having ragged notches, points, or teeth; zigzag: the jagged edge of a saw; a jagged wound. 2. having a harsh, rough, or uneven quality. [1400 50; late ME. See JAG1, ED2] * * * …

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  • 12 jagged — jag|ged [ˈdʒægıd] adj [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: jag cut in the edge of a piece of cloth (14 18 centuries), perhaps from Arabic az zagaye the lance ] having a rough or pointed edge or surface ▪ the broken bottle s jagged edge ▪ the jagged rocks of …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 jagged — mod. alcohol intoxicated. □ Man, is that chick jagged! □ Let’s go out and get jagged …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 14 jagged — adj. Jagged is used with these nouns: ↑cliff, ↑edge, ↑hole, ↑line, ↑mountain, ↑peak, ↑rock, ↑scar, ↑tooth …

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  • 15 jagged — jag|ged [ dʒægəd ] adjective a jagged surface or edge has a lot of rough pointed parts that make it look broken or torn …

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  • 16 jagged — jag·ged || dʒægɪd adj. having serrated edges, sharply notched, toothed dʒæg n. sharp protruding part on an edge or surface; binge, spree; intoxicated state v. make jagged or uneven, form sharp protruding parts …

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  • 17 jagged — adjective having a rough, uneven edge or surface, often with sharp points on it: the jagged rocks of St. Saviour s Point jaggedly adverb …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 jagged — adjective don t give your dog a jagged bone Syn: spiky, barbed, ragged, rough, uneven, irregular, broken; jaggy, snaggy; serrated, sawtooth, sawtoothed, indented Ant: smooth …

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  • 19 jagged — UK [ˈdʒæɡɪd] / US [ˈdʒæɡəd] adjective a jagged surface or edge has a lot of rough pointed parts that make it look broken or torn …

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  • 20 jagged — [ˈdʒægɪd] adj a jagged surface or edge has a lot of rough pointed parts …

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