baglike; hanging loosely.
Meffia slouched and sagged along, a semi-boneless creature, her clothing hanging on her baggily and unbecomingly.
The Unwilling Vestal Edward Lucas White
adjective -gier, -giest
(of clothes) hanging loosely; puffed out
noun (pl) -gies
a variant spelling of bagie
“puffed out, hanging loosely,” 1831, from bag (n.) + -y (2). Bagging in this sense is from 1590s. Baggie as a small protective plastic bag is from 1969. Baggies “baggy shorts” is from 1962, surfer slang. Related: Baggily; bagginess.
woven material, as of hemp or jute, for bags. a container or receptacle of leather, plastic, cloth, paper, etc., capable of being closed at the mouth; pouch. something resembling or suggesting such a receptacle. a suitcase or other portable container for carrying articles, as in traveling. a purse or moneybag. the amount or quantity a […]
noun (in India and Pakistan) a garden Historical Examples How many times have you been saved from danger because of our watchfulness—and also bagh the Killer! The Sa’-Zada Tales William Alexander Fraser This, in the first instance; and in the second, the bagh tigers are no ordinary tigers either. From the Caves and Jungles of […]
a city in and the capital of Iraq, in the central part, on the Tigris. a republic in SW Asia, N of Saudi Arabia and W of Iran, centering in the Tigris-Euphrates basin of Mesopotamia. 172,000 sq. mi. (445,480 sq. km). Capital: Baghdad. Contemporary Examples At home in Baghdad they take the time they have […]
a province in N Afghanistan. a city in and the capital of this province.