The book centers around five major players—Robles, Howard Brodie, aggie Kenny, Richard Tomilson and, of course, Williams.
If they did, it would be the first signs of intelligent life from the underachieving aggie.
His tiny Texas aggie brain froze when he tried to repeat his talking point about the three federal agencies he would close.
Try to picture the governor twirling a towel at an aggie game.
aggie had baked an angel cake and I had brought over a jar of cookies.
"I admire your pluck, but not your language, aggie," said her older sister.
Had Jimmy been half his age, aggie would have felt sure that she saw him make a face at her friend for answer.
"I think our aggie is going to be a poetess," said Tess, to Ruth, secretly.
Tish then advanced in the direction of the voices and said: "aggie, are you all right?"
In such directions, aggie was the leader, an eager, joyous one always.
type of toy marble, by 1905, American English, colloquial shortening of agate (q.v.).
Excited groups gather about rude circles scratched in the mud, and there is talk of "pureys," and "reals," and "aggies," and "commies," and "fen dubs!" There is a rich click about the bulging pockets of the boys, and every so often in school time something drops on the floor and rolls noisily across the room. When Miss Daniels asks: "Who did that?" the boys all look so astonished. Who did what pray tell? ["McClure's Magazine," May 1905]
Agricultural: We visited the dairy bar at the aggie school