ragi

or rag·gee, rag·gy

[rag-ee]
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noun

a cereal grass, Eleusine coracana, cultivated in the Old World for its grain.

Nearby words

  1. raggedy-ass,
  2. ragging,
  3. raggle,
  4. raggle-taggle,
  5. raghead,
  6. raging,
  7. raglan,
  8. raglan sleeve,
  9. ragman,
  10. ragman roll

Origin of ragi

1785–95; said to be < Deccan Hindi rāgī

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British Dictionary definitions for ragi

ragi

raggee or raggy

noun

a cereal grass, Eleusine coracana, cultivated in Africa and Asia for its edible grain

Word Origin for ragi

C18: from Hindi

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