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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Hairy, unkempt.

Usage examples (34)
  • Trying to look like the Beatles means having shaggy hair.
  • It certainly is what my mother used to call a shaggy-dog story, digressive to a sometimes irritating degree.
  • It was really more like a trim, though, a grooming of his usual style, which Isobel often referred to as shaggy à la hobo.
  • "I've never seen any kind of shaggy animal down here." for more
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