soggy

adjective sog·gy \ ˈsä-gē , ˈsȯ- \
Updated on: 20 Nov 2017

Definition of soggy

soggier; soggiest
1 :saturated or heavy with water or moisture: such as
a :waterlogged, soaked
  • a soggy lawn
b :heavy or doughy because of imperfect cooking
  • soggy bread
2 :heavily dull :spiritless
  • soggy prose

soggily

play \ˈsä-gə-lē, ˈsȯ-\ adverb

sogginess

play \ˈsä-gē-nəs, ˈsȯ-\ noun

Examples of soggy in a Sentence

  1. The cereal got all soggy.

  2. spread the soggy papers out to dry

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Origin and Etymology of soggy

English dialect sog to soak


SOGGY Defined for English Language Learners

soggy

adjective

Definition of soggy for English Language Learners

  • : heavy with water or moisture : completely wet and usually soft


SOGGY Defined for Kids

soggy

adjective sog·gy \ ˈsä-gē , ˈsȯ- \

Definition of soggy for Students

soggier; soggiest
:heavy with water or moisture
  • soggy ground


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