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covered with or having long, rough hair.
a shaggy person.
rough and matted; forming a bushy mass, as the hair or mane.
having a rough nap, as cloth.
characterized by sloppy planning or execution:
a shaggy production of
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domes, each about ten feet across, are built from cut branches and sealed with mud.
Squeeze the topping into
chunks and scatter over the apricots.
The edges were frayed, which made the mane authentically
gray hair, with a bald spot at the back of her skull.
If not exactly a deliberate swindle, it is an endlessly repeated put-on, a
-dog story without a punch line.
And it was so great taking her with that big mop of
, hippie hair that she has.
hair protects them from the cold winters and rainy weather.
One is a thick,
coat that protects them in winter and falls away as seasons change and temperatures rise.
outer coat covers everything but its feet.
Then you see a stipple of gray: a herd of sheep, watched by a shepherd on a
British Dictionary definitions for
having or covered with rough unkempt fur, hair, wool, etc
a shaggy dog
rough or unkempt
(in textiles) having a nap of long rough strands
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