draggy

adjective

drag·​gy ˈdra-gē How to pronounce draggy (audio)
draggier; draggiest

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web They also are draggy and could impose limits on the fighter’s maneuverability. David Axe, Forbes, 27 Apr. 2021 Yet if the draggy storytelling is reductive, fear not. Richard Brody, The New Yorker, 2 Feb. 2023 The movie suffers from none of the self-seriousness or draggy exposition of other Marvel outings, even when its patchwork plot feels stuck together with rainbows and chewing gum. Leah Greenblatt, EW.com, 8 July 2022 The draggy book by Isobel Lennart falls into many of the cliches of showbiz biography. Charles Mcnultytheater Critic, Los Angeles Times, 24 Apr. 2022 People won't buy electric cars that don't offer plenty of range, and a great way to kill range efficiency is to push a draggy shape through the air. Jonathan M. Gitlin, Ars Technica, 28 Apr. 2022 But nothing is again as bluntly compelling as the early going, and despite hardworking principal performances, these characters and their movie lack the emotional depth to pull off an earnestly teary, draggy finale. Dennis Harvey, Variety, 16 Dec. 2021 From a theatrical perspective, the process is draggy. Los Angeles Times, 27 Sep. 2021 And despite the collective talent of its three main names, the acting falls spectacularly flat, as does the draggy plot. Edward Segarra, USA TODAY, 5 Aug. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of draggy was in the 15th century

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Cite this Entry

“Draggy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/draggy. Accessed 28 Mar. 2023.

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