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knaggy

[ nag-ee ]
/ ˈnæg i /
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adjective, knag·gi·er, knag·gi·est.

knotty; rough with knots.

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Origin of knaggy

1350–1400; Middle English knag spur, projection, peg (cognate with German Knagge knot, peg) + -y1
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