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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an ungroomed manner.

Usage examples (22)
  • shaggily unkempt mane
  • When his low-budget, trash-talking "Clerks" came out in 1994, it seemed shaggily revolutionary.
  • Well! Here is my promontory, and there is the sea — IT rolleth hither unto me, shaggily and fawningly, the old, faithful, hundred – headed dog – monster that I love! —
  • His face, unwashed since yesterday, looked pallid and clammy; his hair was tossed shaggily about his forehead, and his closed eyes had the sunken look which follows upon... for more
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