scraggy

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scrag·gy

 (skrăg′ē)
adj. scrag·gi·er, scrag·gi·est
1. Jagged; rough: scraggy cliffs.
2. Bony and lean: a scraggy cat.

scrag′gi·ly adv.
scrag′gi·ness n.

scraggy

(ˈskræɡɪ)
adj, -gier or -giest
1. lean or scrawny
2. rough; unkempt
ˈscraggily adv
ˈscragginess n

scrag•gy

(ˈskræg i)

adj. -gi•er, -gi•est.
1. lean or scrawny.
2. jagged.
[1565–75]
scrag′gi•ly, adv.
scrag′gi•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.scraggy - being very thin; "a child with skinny freckled legs"; "a long scrawny neck"
lean, thin - lacking excess flesh; "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare
2.scraggy - having a sharply uneven surface or outline; "the jagged outline of the crags"; "scraggy cliffs"
uneven - not even or uniform as e.g. in shape or texture; "an uneven color"; "uneven ground"; "uneven margins"; "wood with an uneven grain"

scraggy

adjective
2. unkempt, scruffy, tousled, rough, grotty (slang), lank, draggletailed (archaic) Their hallmarks are scraggy hair and scruffy clothes.
Translations
رفيع بصورَةٍ غَيْر جَذّابَه
vyzáblý
mager
horaîur
perkaręs
kārnstievs
cılızçok zayıfsıska

scraggy

[ˈskrægɪ] ADJ (scraggier (compar) (scraggiest (superl))) → flacucho

scraggy

[ˈskrægi] adj [neck, person, sheep, bird] → décharné(e); [plant, tree] → décharné(e); [beard] → clairsemé(e)

scraggy

adj (+er)
(= scrawny)dürr; meatminderwertig, sehnig
(= unkempt, scanty) hairzottig, zerfranst; furzottig

scraggy

[ˈskrægɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (neck, limb) → scheletrico/a; (animal) → pelle e ossa inv

scraggy

(ˈskrӕgi) adjective
unattractively thin. a scraggy neck.
ˈscragginess noun
References in periodicals archive ?
The little trees had become even scraggier, the fountain drier, the pavement more pitted with holes.
He found out he was finally dying of Aids and, to make matters worse, Pauline kept making him chicken soup from the carcass of an old bird that looked even scraggier than her.