HyperDic: straggly

English > 2 senses of the word straggly:
ADJECTIVEallstraggly, sprawling, straggling, ramblingspreading out in different directions
allstragglygrowing or spreading sparsely or irregularly
English > straggly: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningSpreading out in different directions.
Example "straggly hair"
Synonymssprawling, straggling, rambling
Broaderuntidynot neat and tidy
Nounsstragglea wandering or disorderly grouping (of things or persons)
English > straggly: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningGrowing or spreading sparsely or irregularly.
Example"straggly ivy"
BroaderdistributedSpread out or scattered about or divided up

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