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noun (1)

ag·​gie ˈa-gē How to pronounce aggie (audio)
often capitalized
: an agricultural school or college
also : a student at such an institution


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noun (2)

: a playing marble
specifically : agate sense 2b

Word History


Noun (1)

ag- (as in agricultural college, agricultural school) + -ie

Noun (2)

ag(ate) + -ie

First Known Use

Noun (1)

1902, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1896, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of aggie was in 1896

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Cite this Entry

“Aggie.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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