hag´gish|ness

hag|gish «HAG ihsh», adjective.
of or like a hag: »

On us both did haggish age steal on (Shakespeare).

hag´gish|ness, noun.

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  • hag´gard|ness — hag|gard «HAG uhrd», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. looking worn from pain, fatigue, worry, or hunger; worn by care; gaunt: »The haggard faces of the rescued miners showed suffering. SYNONYM(S): lean, thin, wasted, emaciated, hollow eyed. 2. of a hawk …   Useful english dictionary

  • hag|gish — «HAG ihsh», adjective. of or like a hag: »On us both did haggish age steal on (Shakespeare). –hag´gish|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • ness — ness·ber·ry; ness·ler·iza·tion; ness·ler·ize; ness·ler s; new·fan·gled·ness; new·ness; news·i·ness; nice·ness; nig·gard·li·ness; nig·gard·ness; nigh·ness; nip·pi·ness; no·ble·ness; nois·i·ness; non·cha·lant·ness; north·er·li·ness; north·ness;… …   English syllables

  • hag — hag·berry; hag·don; hag·ga·da; hag·ga·dist; hag·gis; hag·gish; hag·gler; hag·gy; hag·i·oc·ra·cy; hag·i·og·ra·pher; hag·i·o·graph·ic; hag·i·og·ra·phist; hag·i·og·rap·hy; hag·i·ol·a·ter; hag·i·ol·a·trous; hag·i·ol·a·try; hag·i·o·lith;… …   English syllables

  • gish — big·gish; bull·dog·gish; dog·gish; frog·gish; hag·gish; hog·gish; jig·gish; log·gish; pig·gish; prig·gish; prig·gish·ly; prig·gish·ness; pug·gish; rig·gish; slug·gish; slug·gish·ly; slug·gish·ness; snug·gish; son·gish; ta·gish; wag·gish;… …   English syllables

  • hag´gard|ly — hag|gard «HAG uhrd», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. looking worn from pain, fatigue, worry, or hunger; worn by care; gaunt: »The haggard faces of the rescued miners showed suffering. SYNONYM(S): lean, thin, wasted, emaciated, hollow eyed. 2. of a hawk …   Useful english dictionary

  • hag|gard — «HAG uhrd», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. looking worn from pain, fatigue, worry, or hunger; worn by care; gaunt: »The haggard faces of the rescued miners showed suffering. SYNONYM(S): lean, thin, wasted, emaciated, hollow eyed. 2. of a hawk: a)… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hag — I [[t]hæg[/t]] n. 1) an ugly or slatternly old woman 2) a witch or sorceress • Etymology: 1175–1225; ME hagge, OE *hægge, akin to OHG hagazissa witch hag′gish, adj. II hag [[t]hæg, hɑg[/t]] n. Scot. 1) brit. a bog 2) brit. a firm spot in a bog •… …   From formal English to slang

  • haggishness — hag·gish·ness …   English syllables

  • haggardness — hag·gard·ness …   English syllables

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