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[jag-id] /ˈdʒæg ɪd/
adjective
1.
having ragged notches, points, or teeth; zigzag:
the jagged edge of a saw; a jagged wound.
2.
having a harsh, rough, or uneven quality.
Origin
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English. See jag1, -ed2
Related forms
jaggedly, adverb
jaggedness, noun
unjagged, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for un-jagged

jagged

/ˈdʒæɡɪd/
adjective
1.
having sharp projecting notches; ragged; serrate
Derived Forms
jaggedly, adverb
jaggedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for un-jagged
jagged
1440, from obs. verb jaggen (1373) "to notch or nick," Scot. and northern English, of unknown origin. Originally of garments with regular "toothed" edges; meaning "with the edge irregularly cut" is from 1577.
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Slang definitions & phrases for un-jagged

jagged

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Drunk (1737+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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