draggy

[ drag-ee ]
/ ˈdræg i /

adjective, drag·gi·er, drag·gi·est.

moving or developing very slowly.
boring; dull.

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Origin of draggy

First recorded in 1885–90; drag + -y1
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Example sentences from the Web for draggy

  • It just seemed an easy way out of everything—when I think of another useless, draggy year.

    This Side of Paradise|F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The night was dark but not cold, and the roads were soft and draggy.

    The Deemster|Hall Caine
  • And say, there's nothin' draggy about Vee when she really goes over the top.

  • For all his slow, draggy ways he had pounds of pressure on the gauge.

British Dictionary definitions for draggy

draggy
/ (ˈdræɡɪ) /

adjective -gier or -giest slang

slow or boringa draggy party
dull and listless
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