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sagging

adjective

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bending downward or forward
  • sagging branches that were weighted down with snow

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sagging

verb
present participle of sag

Synonyms & Antonyms of sagging (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be limp from lack of water or vigor
  • the plant's leaves were sagging feebly in the intense heat

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3 to lose bodily strength or vigor
  • after a whole day of working in the hot sun, he began to sag

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“Sagging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sagging. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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