hag hag  /ˈhæɡ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an ugly evil-looking old woman
  2. (n) eellike cyclostome having a tongue with horny teeth in a round mouth surrounded by eight tentacles; feeds on dead or trapped fishes by boring into their bodies

Usage(s):

  1. It's Nicole Kidman who's the hag.
  2. If hag and analyst survive this initial stage, they will eventually come cordially to loathe each other.
  3. She, a toothless, white-haired hag, was called the Queen of the Mafia gangs.

News

  • Tony Martin staging reunion concert in South Pittsburg - June 29

    Tony Martin has such a soft spot for his early days playing mostly Merle Haggard songs with Kenny Berry and Mike Headrick in and around South Pittsburg, Tenn., in the early '70s, he's throwing a big party just so he can do it again.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

Quotes

  1. "The crusaders' hag (Rice) came to sully the land of the caliphate......and wants the participation of apostates and secularists claiming to be Sunnis," the group led by Jordanian Abu Musab al-Zarqawi said in the statement posted on Tuesday on a...
    on May 17, 2005 By: Abu Musab al-Zarqawi Source: Journal of Turkish Weekly

  2. "Grendel's mother is a hag, but if she's luring men to their doom, maybe she's not always a hag," Avary said. "It's like Loreley in German myths or the Greek sirens. That sets up a connection between both Hrothgar and Beowulf to Grendel's...
    on Nov 16, 2007 By: Roger Avary Source: Philadelphia Daily News

  3. "I've long felt kinship with the lesbian community," Pat said to Rachel Maddow. "Why do you think I'm always on your show, Rachel? I pride myself in being a bit of a hag."
    on Jul 20, 2009 By: Pat Buchanan Source: Houstonvoice.com

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