rag·​gy | \ ˈragē \
-er/-est

Definition of raggy

 (Entry 1 of 2)

\ " \
-er/-est

Definition of raggy (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, relating to, or marked by ragtime the raggy early brass band jazz— Rudi Blesh

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History and Etymology for raggy

Adjective (1)

Middle English, from Old English raggig, from (assumed) ragg rag + -ig -y

Adjective (2)

rag entry 6 + -y

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“Raggy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/raggy. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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