mangy

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adjective \ˈmān-jē\

Definition of mangy

mangier

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mangiest

  1. 1 :  affected with or resulting from mange

  2. 2a :  having many worn or bare spots a mangy rugb :  seedy, shabby a mangy office

manginess

play \-jē-nəs\ noun

Examples of mangy in a Sentence

  1. a mangy old car that was covered in rust

First Known Use of mangy

15th century


MANGY Defined for English Language Learners

mangy

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adjective

Definition of mangy for English Language Learners

  • of an animal : having a skin disease that causes itching and loss of hair : suffering from mange

  • : having thin or bare spots


MANGY Defined for Kids

mangy

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adjective \ˈmān-jē\

Definition of mangy for Students

mangier

;

mangiest

  1. 1 :  affected with mange a mangy dog

  2. 2 :  shabby 1, seedy a mangy old rug


Medical Dictionary

mangy

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adjective man·gy \ˈmān-jē\

Medical Definition of mangy

mangier

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est

  1. 1:  infected with mange a mangy dog

  2. 2:  relating to, characteristic of, or resulting from mange a mangy appearance a mangy itch



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