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[frog-ee, fraw-gee] /ˈfrɒg i, ˈfrɔ gi/

adjective, froggier, froggiest.
of or characteristic of a .
abounding in .
marked by a slight hoarseness, resembling a croak:
the old prospector’s froggy voice.
adjective -gier, -giest
of, like, or relating to frogs; full of frogs

1610s, “full of frogs,” from frog (n.1) + -y (2). Meaning “frog-like” is from 1837. As a disparaging term for a Frenchman, from 1872. Related: Frogginess.


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