draggy

[drag-ee]

adjective, drag·gi·er, drag·gi·est.

moving or developing very slowly.
boring; dull.

Nearby words

  1. draggingly,
  2. draggle,
  3. draggle-tail,
  4. draggle-tailed,
  5. draggletailed,
  6. draghound,
  7. draglift,
  8. dragline,
  9. dragline crane,
  10. dragnet

Origin of draggy

First recorded in 1885–90; drag + -y1

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Examples 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

adjective -gier or -giest slang

slow or boringa draggy party
dull and listless
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