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February 22, 2024

Word of the Day: Haggard

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Word of the Day
: February 22, 2024

\HAG-urd\ adjective

What It Means

Someone described as haggard appears tired or thin especially as if because of hunger, worry, or pain. Haggard can also describe someone who looks wild or otherwise disheveled.

// After a disastrous rafting trip, Robin emerged from the woods looking haggard but otherwise unscathed.

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