flaggy

1
[flag-ee]

Origin of flaggy

1
First recorded in 1555–65; flag3 + -y1

flaggy

2
[flag-ee]
adjective
  1. consisting of or resembling flags or flagstone; laminate.

Origin of flaggy

2
First recorded in 1840–50; flag4 + -y1

flaggy

3
[flag-ee]
adjective
  1. abounding in, consisting of, or resembling flag plants.

Origin of flaggy

3
First recorded in 1350–1400, flaggy is from the Middle English word flaggi. See flag2, -y1
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flaggy

1
adjective -gier or -giest
  1. drooping; limp

flaggy

2
adjective
  1. made of or similar to flagstone
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