saggy

[ sag-ee ]
/ ˈsæg i /

adjective, sag·gi·er, sag·gi·est.

sagging or tending to sag: a saggy roof.

Nearby words

  1. sagely,
  2. sagenite,
  3. saggar,
  4. sagger,
  5. sagging moment,
  6. saghalien,
  7. saginaw,
  8. saginaw bay,
  9. sagitta,
  10. sagittal

Origin of saggy

First recorded in 1850–55; sag + -y1

Related formssag·gi·ness, noun

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Word Origin and History for sagginess

saggy

adj.

1848, from sag (n.) + -y (2). Related: Saggily; sagginess.

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