verb (used with object), jagged, jag·ging.
verb (used without object), jagged, jag·ging.
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Origin of jag1
OTHER WORDS FROM jagjagless, adjective
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Definition for jag (2 of 3)
Origin of jag2
Definition for jag (3 of 3)
Example sentences from the Web for jag
Lt. Commander Kevin Bogucki is a Navy JAG officer serving as defense counsel for enemy combatants detained at Guantanamo.A Navy Lawyer Cries Foul on Gitmo’s Kafkaesque Legal System|Eleanor Clift|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He returned to TV in Chicago Hope, before landing NCIS, a spinoff from JAG in 2003, playing Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs.
What you remember him from: Elliott played the lead in the military court procedural JAG for 10 seasons on CBS.The Most Random Old TV Stars to Appear on ‘Mad Men’|Kevin Fallon|May 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Second and more interesting was that weird jag he went on about Fast & Furious.
The result has been the most spectacular jag of growth in the region.
Thenceforth the innocents and near-innocents could get their perunaese jag only at the risk of a bad quarter of an hour.
We now began to put out the small traps at as good a "jag" as I was able to stand the travel.Fifty Years a Hunter and Trapper|Eldred Nathaniel Woodcock
The "jag" he developed was something phenomenal, and he was finally locked up in the Bastile by common consent.Roosevelt in the Bad Lands|H. Hagedorn.
I've been in many a jag myself, but that's not why I came out.The Sweep Winner|Nat Gould
Maybe this virtuous jag'll get us some business for what it loses us.The Clarion|Samuel Hopkins Adams
British Dictionary definitions for jag (1 of 4)
verb jags, jagging or jagged
Word Origin for jag
British Dictionary definitions for jag (2 of 4)
- intoxication from drugs or alcohol
- a bout of drinking or drug taking