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flaggy

adjective flag·gy \ˈflagē, -aag-, -aig-, -gi\

Definition of flaggy

  1. 1 :  abounding with flags or other reedy plants a flaggy marsh

  2. 2 obsolete :  like an iris or other flag

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Origin and Etymology of flaggy

Middle English flaggi, from flagge reed, rush + -i, -y -y


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flaggy

adjective flag·gy \"\

Definition of flaggy

  1. 1 archaic :  soft and flabby

  2. 2 archaic :  hanging limply :  drooping

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Origin and Etymology of flaggy

7flag + -y


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flaggy

adjective flag·gy \"\

Definition of flaggy

  1. 1 of rock :  splitting or tending to split into layers of suitable thickness for use as flagstones :  formed of laminated strata from 10 to 100 millimeters in thickness

  2. 2 of soil :  full of pieces of flagstone

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Origin and Etymology of flaggy

3flag + -y


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flaggy

adjective flag·gy \"\

Definition of flaggy

  1. :  split and frayed the flaggy end of a bristle — compare 5flag 4

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Origin and Etymology of flaggy

probably from 5flag + -y


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