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.
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 schoolnoun