baggy baggy  /ˈbæ ɡi/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not fitting closely; hanging loosely

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Six girls wearing baseball caps and baggy shirts mope around in a makeshift prison just outside the walls of Tehran's Azadi Stadium.
  2. Tall and lean, he was dressed in a traditional shalwar kameez--baggy trousers and long shirt--under a military fatigue jacket, with a scarf to fight the desert cold.
  3. He dresses unpretentiously in baggy suits, sometimes drives his own car, lives in the same house where he raised his six children and has been seen wearing a cheap plastic watch.

News

  1. Photo: Wearing A Hazard Suit In The Gowanus Canal Is A Very Good Idea

    What with all the toxic, poop-enhanced, STD-ridden sludge flowing through it, you couldn't pay us to dip a pinky toe in the Gowanus Canal . But some brave souls donned their finest hazard suits—or at the very least, a baggy wetsuit that might as well be a hazard suit—and patriotic gear to take part in the Gowanus Challenge today, an annual canoe race to raise money for the canal. Considering the ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Gothamist

  2. Game Rips New Baggy Pants Ban: "This Ain't The F**king Slave Days, F**k That"

    West Coast rapper Game is letting a certain New Jersey town know he is not down with its anti-baggy pants law and said it places too much control on people's freedom of expression. [Visit SOHH.com for more information]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: SOHH.com

  3. A cheeky problem: NJ town to restrict baggy pants

    A cheeky problem: NJ town to restrict baggy pants Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 10:49 am, Tuesday, June 11, 2013 [...] the provision that has gained widespread attention is a prohibition on pants that sag more than 3 inches below the hips, exposing either skin or ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

Quotes

  1. "You have these baggy uniforms, you have the dreadlocks, that's not part of the game," Rice said after mentioning Ramirez, who played for the Red Sox for nearly eight seasons.
    on Aug 21, 2009 By: Jim Rice Source: Boston Globe

  2. "There's certainly been a lot of feeling from ex-players who think the baggy green has been disrespected," Lawson said. "Some of these (current) players need to be spoken to. I certainly don't agree with dragging (Ricky) Ponting's captaincy,...
    on Jan 9, 2008 By: Geoff Lawson Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "I guess one of the traits that we have a lot of pride in, in wearing the baggy green, is that we show a lot of respect," Gilchrist said. "It just seems, I dunno, some guys in retirement have just lost that. I don't know why people are...
    on Dec 23, 2007 By: Adam Gilchrist Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

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