follow Dictionary.com

Denotation vs. Connotation

ragi

or raggee, raggy

[rag-ee] /ˈræg i/
noun
1.
a cereal grass, Eleusine coracana, cultivated in the Old World for its grain.
Origin of ragi
Deccan Hindi
1785-1795
1785-95; said to be < Deccan Hindi rāgī
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for ragi
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for ragi

ragi

/ˈræɡɪ/
noun
1.
a cereal grass, Eleusine coracana, cultivated in Africa and Asia for its edible grain
Word Origin
C18: from Hindi
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for ragi

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for ragi

5
6
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for ragi