"heavy, sluggish," 1847, from log (n.1) + -y (2). Related: Logginess.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for loggy

Historical Examples of loggy

  • And his conversation with "Loggy," most amazing of all, came back to plague him.

  • Finally I had him within twenty feet circling around me, tired and loggy, yet still strong enough to require careful handling.

  • Ralph did not feel quite as well as usual and his fireman was pale and loggy, but the main effects of the drug had passed off.

  • Not fifty feet away lay a blue dory, heavy and loggy with water, and in the bottom the unconscious figure of a man.

    The Harbor of Doubt

    Frank Williams

  • His ship, because of its load, was loggy, so he did not attempt to follow the other two into the higher lane.