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Definitions for Shaggy
ˈʃæg iShag·gy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bushy, shaggy, shaggy-haired, shaggy-coatedadjective

    used of hair; thick and poorly groomed

    "bushy locks"; "a shaggy beard"

  2. shagged, shaggyadjective

    having a very rough nap or covered with hanging shags

    "junipers with shagged trunks"; "shaggy rugs"


  1. shaggyadjective

    Rough with long or thick hair, fur or wool; unshaven, ungroomed, or unbrushed.

  2. shaggyadjective

    Rough; rugged; jaggy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shaggynoun

    rough with long hair or wool

    Etymology: [From Shag, n.]

  2. Shaggynoun

    rough; rugged; jaggy

    Etymology: [From Shag, n.]


  1. Shaggy

    Orville Richard Burrell, better known by his stage name Shaggy, is a Jamaican-American pop singer and rapper. He is known for his hit singles "Boombastic", "It Wasn't Me" and "Angel". He is said to have taken his stage name from his shaggy hair.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shaggy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shaggy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Shaggy in a Sentence

  1. W. H. Auden:

    Dogmatic theological statements are neither logical propositions nor poetic utterances. They are shaggy dog stories; they have a point, but he who tries too hard to get it will miss it.

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