- flagging; drooping; limp.
Origin of flaggy1
- consisting of or resembling flags or flagstone; laminate.
Origin of flaggy2
- abounding in, consisting of, or resembling flag plants.
Origin of flaggy3
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Examples from the Web for flaggy
First Aunt: Drove it to its knees on the flaggy shore and made an end of it!Three Wonder Plays
Lady I. A. Gregory
It was buried in the bottom of the deposit where the gravel rested on a flaggy limestone.A Manual of Elementary Geology
The beds below these are referred to the English Yoredale series, and include some flaggy sandstones.
Lower: Flaggy hard sandstones (ganister), shales and thin coal seams.
- drooping; limp
- made of or similar to flagstone
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