Definitions for haggardˈhæg ərd

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  1. Haggard, Rider Haggard, Sir Henry Rider Haggard(adj)

    British writer noted for romantic adventure novels (1856-1925)

  2. careworn, drawn, haggard, raddled, worn(adj)

    showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering

    "looking careworn as she bent over her mending"; "her face was drawn and haggard from sleeplessness"; "that raddled but still noble face"; "shocked to see the worn look of his handsome young face"- Charles Dickens

  3. bony, cadaverous, emaciated, gaunt, haggard, pinched, skeletal, wasted(adj)

    very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold

    "emaciated bony hands"; "a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys"; "eyes were haggard and cavernous"; "small pinched faces"; "kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration"

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  1. haggard(Noun)

    A stackyard, an enclosure on a farm for stacking grain, hay, etc.

    "He tuk a slew [swerve] round the haggard"

  2. haggard(Noun)

    A hunting bird captured as an adult.

    A "haggard" is a bird captured as an adult and therefore of unknown age; often, the law prohibits capturing birds of mating age. Falconry Pro

  3. haggard(Adjective)

    Looking exhausted and unwell, in poor condition

  4. haggard(Adjective)

    Wild or untamed

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  1. Haggard(adj)

    wild or intractable; disposed to break away from duty; untamed; as, a haggard or refractory hawk

  2. Haggard(adj)

    having the expression of one wasted by want or suffering; hollow-eyed; having the features distorted or wasted, or anxious in appearance; as, haggard features, eyes

  3. Haggard(adj)

    a young or untrained hawk or falcon

  4. Haggard(adj)

    a fierce, intractable creature

  5. Haggard(adj)

    a hag

  6. Haggard(noun)

    a stackyard

  7. Origin: [See Haggard, a.]

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  1. Haggard

    Haggard is a German neo-classical metal musical group founded in 1989. The group combines classical music and early music with doom metal.


Translations for haggard

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  • abgehärmt, ausgemergelt, ungebändigt, ungezähmt, ausgezehrt, abgespannt, wild, gezeichnet, verhärmt, mitgenommen, abgezehrtGerman
  • consumido, trasojado, macilento, demacradoSpanish
  • metsik, otsajäänudEstonian
  • kalvakka, voipunut, riutunut, hurjaFinnish
  • hagardFrench
  • selvaggio, selvatico, macilento, emaciato, consuntoItalian
  • やつれたJapanese
  • 수척한Korean
  • sălbatic, obosit, istovit, epuizat, neîmblânzit, nedomesticit, secătuitRomanian
  • неприручённый, измождённый, дикийRussian
  • bȇdan, bijȇdan, оронуо, dìvljī, дѝвљӣ, oronuo, бе̑дан, бије̑данSerbo-Croatian
  • härjadSwedish
  • 枯槁Chinese

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