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sag

 (săg)
v. sagged, sag·ging, sags
v.intr.
1. To sink, droop, or settle from pressure or weight.
2. To lose vigor, firmness, or resilience: My spirits sagged after I had been rejected for the job.
3. To decline, as in value or price: Stock prices sagged after a short rally.
4. Nautical To drift to leeward.
5. To wear one's pants with the waist below the hips, so that one's underwear is visible.
v.tr.
To cause to sag.
n.
1.
a. The act or an instance of sagging.
b. The degree or extent to which something sags.
2.
a. A sagging or drooping part or area: tried to brush out the paint sags.
b. A sunken area of land; a depression.
3. A sagging area; a depression.
4. A decline, as in monetary value.
5. Nautical A drift to leeward.

[Middle English saggen, probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish sacka, to sink.]

sag′gy adj.

sag

(sæɡ)
vb (mainly intr) , sags, sagging or sagged
1. (also tr) to sink or cause to sink in parts, as under weight or pressure: the bed sags in the middle.
2. to fall in value: prices sagged to a new low.
3. to hang unevenly; droop
4. (of courage, spirits, etc) to weaken; flag
n
5. the act or an instance of sagging: a sag in profits.
6. (Nautical Terms) nautical the extent to which a vessel's keel sags at the centre. Compare hog6, hogged
7. (Physical Geography)
a. a marshy depression in an area of glacial till, chiefly in the US Middle West
b. (as modifier): sag and swell topography.
[C15: from Scandinavian; compare Swedish sacka, Dutch zakken, Norwegian dialect sakka to subside, Danish sakke to lag behind]

sag

(sæg)

v. sagged, sag•ging,
n. v.i.
1. to sink or bend downward by or as if by weight or pressure.
2. to wane in vigor or intensity: Our spirits began to sag.
3. to decline in value: The stock market sagged today.
v.t.
4. to cause to sag.
n.
5. an act or instance of sagging.
6. the degree of sagging.
7. a place where anything sags; depression.
8. a moderate decline in prices.
[1375–1425; late Middle English saggen (v.), probably < Scandinavian; compare Norwegian sagga to move slowly]

SAG

(sæg)

n.
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sag


Past participle: sagged
Gerund: sagging

Imperative
sag
sag
Present
I sag
you sag
he/she/it sags
we sag
you sag
they sag
Preterite
I sagged
you sagged
he/she/it sagged
we sagged
you sagged
they sagged
Present Continuous
I am sagging
you are sagging
he/she/it is sagging
we are sagging
you are sagging
they are sagging
Present Perfect
I have sagged
you have sagged
he/she/it has sagged
we have sagged
you have sagged
they have sagged
Past Continuous
I was sagging
you were sagging
he/she/it was sagging
we were sagging
you were sagging
they were sagging
Past Perfect
I had sagged
you had sagged
he/she/it had sagged
we had sagged
you had sagged
they had sagged
Future
I will sag
you will sag
he/she/it will sag
we will sag
you will sag
they will sag
Future Perfect
I will have sagged
you will have sagged
he/she/it will have sagged
we will have sagged
you will have sagged
they will have sagged
Future Continuous
I will be sagging
you will be sagging
he/she/it will be sagging
we will be sagging
you will be sagging
they will be sagging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been sagging
you have been sagging
he/she/it has been sagging
we have been sagging
you have been sagging
they have been sagging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been sagging
you will have been sagging
he/she/it will have been sagging
we will have been sagging
you will have been sagging
they will have been sagging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been sagging
you had been sagging
he/she/it had been sagging
we had been sagging
you had been sagging
they had been sagging
Conditional
I would sag
you would sag
he/she/it would sag
we would sag
you would sag
they would sag
Past Conditional
I would have sagged
you would have sagged
he/she/it would have sagged
we would have sagged
you would have sagged
they would have sagged
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sag - a shape that sagssag - a shape that sags; "there was a sag in the chair seat"
imprint, impression, depression - a concavity in a surface produced by pressing; "he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud"
Verb1.sag - droop, sink, or settle from or as if from pressure or loss of tautness
drop down, sink, drop - fall or descend to a lower place or level; "He sank to his knees"
slouch, slump - assume a drooping posture or carriage
bag - hang loosely, like an empty bag
2.sag - cause to sag; "The children sagged their bottoms down even more comfortably"
drop down, sink, drop - fall or descend to a lower place or level; "He sank to his knees"

sag

verb
1. sink, bag, droop, fall, drop, seat (of skirts, etc.), settle, slump, dip, give way, bulge, swag, hang loosely, fall unevenly The shirts cuffs won't sag and lose their shape after washing.
2. drop, sink, slump, flop, droop, loll He shrugged and sagged into a chair.
3. decline, fall, slip, tire, slide, flag, slump, weaken, wilt, wane, cave in, droop Some of the tension he builds up begins to sag.

sag

verb
1. To hang limply, loosely, and carelessly:
2. To become limp, as from loss of freshness:
3. To decline, as in value or quantity, very gradually:
noun
An area sunk below its surroundings:
Translations
يَرْتَخي، يَنْحَني في الوَسَط
prohnout se
bøje ned på midten
svigna
įdubtiįlinkti
ieliektiesnosēstiessakrist
prehnúť sa
ukriviti
bel vermek

sag

[sæg]
A. VI [roof, awning etc] → combarse; [bed] → hundirse; [shoulders] → encorvarse; [rope] → aflojarse; [prices] → bajar
his spirits saggedle flaquearon los ánimos, se desanimó
B. N (in roof, ceiling) → combadura f

sag

[ˈsæg] vi
(= sink in the middle) [mattress, chair] → s'affaisser; [roof, shelf] → s'affaisser
(= droop) [flesh] → pendre

sag

n there’s a bit of a sag in the bed/ceilingdas Bett/die Decke hängt etwas durch; the sag of her shouldersihre herabhängenden Schultern
viabsacken; (in the middle) → durchhängen; (shoulders)herabhängen; (breasts)schlaff herunterhängen; (production, rate)zurückgehen; (price, spirit)sinken; (conversation)abflauen; don’t sag, stand up straightsteh nicht so schlaff da (inf), → stell dich gerade hin

sag

[sæg] vi (hang down, ceiling, awning, bed) → incurvarsi; (breasts) → afflosciarsi; (slacken, rope) → allentarsi (fig) (spirits) → deprimersi
his knees sagged → gli hanno ceduto le ginocchia

sag

(sӕg) past tense, past participle sagged verb
to bend, hang down, especially in the middle. There were so many books on the shelf that it sagged.

sag

v. perder elasticidad, perder la forma; combarse; pandearse; [to weaken] debilitarse.

sag

vi (pret & pp sagged; ger sagging) caerse; sagging breasts pechos or senos caídos
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