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baggy

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adjective bag·gy \ˈba-gē\

Simple Definition of baggy

  • of clothing : very loose : not tight

Full Definition of baggy

bag·gi·erbag·gi·est

  1. 1 :  loose, puffed out, or hanging like a bag <baggy trousers>

  2. 2 :  loosely constructed and inflated with inessential elements <a baggy novel>

bag·gi·ly play \ˈba-gə-lē\ adverb
bag·gi·ness play \ˈba-gē-nəs\ noun

Examples of baggy

  1. These pants are too baggy at the knees.



1831

First Known Use of baggy

1831


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