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Synonyms for jagged
ˈdʒæg ɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jagged, jaggy, scraggy(adj)

    having a sharply uneven surface or outline

    "the jagged outline of the crags"; "scraggy cliffs"

    toothed, boney, notched, skinny, scrawny, underweight, erose, jaggy, scraggy, weedy

    even, smooth

  2. erose, jagged, jaggy, notched, toothed(adj)

    having an irregularly notched or toothed margin as though gnawed

    toothed, notched, serrate, erose, scraggy, jaggy, serrated, saw-toothed

    even, smooth

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. jagged(a.)

    notched, serrated, indented, denticulated, cleft, divided, uneven (on the edges)

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    irregular, serrated

How to use jagged in a sentence?

  1. Tony Blair:

    The party is walking eyes shut, arms outstretched over the cliff’s edge to the jagged rocks below.

  2. Randolph Silliman Bourne:

    No matter what we have come through, or how many perils we have safely passed, or how many imperfect and jagged - in some places perhaps irreparably - our life has been, we cannot in our heart of hearts imagine how it could have been different. As we look back on it, it slips in behind us in orderly array, and, with all its mistakes, acquires a sort of eternal fitness, and even, at times, of poetic glamour.

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  • grob, schroff, kantig, gezackt, rauh, ausgefranst, zackig, rissig, schartigGerman
  • mellado, dentado, áspero, bastoSpanish
  • rosoinen, särmikäsFinnish
  • anguleux, denteléFrench
  • robotsLatvian
  • mākiniMāori
  • изрезанный, зубчатый, грубый, зазубренныйRussian
  • pürüzlü, dişli, çentikliTurkish

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