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Definition of the adjective maggoty

What does maggoty mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: maggotier | maggotiest

  1. spoiled and covered with eggs and larvae of flies
    • example: a sack of maggoty apricots
    • synonym of maggoty: flyblown
    • similar: stale

Alternative definition of the adjective maggoty

adjective

  1. [literally] Infested with and/or partially eaten by maggots; flyblown.
  2. [obsolete] Full of whims; capricious.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Maggoty

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Google previewDictionary of Newfoundland English (1990)

Second Edition with supplement by W.J. Kirwin, G. M. Story, J.D.A. Widdowson

maggoty a Cp OED ~ a 1 'full of maggots' (1727–). Of codfish, improperly cured and infested with the larvae of blowflies; spoiled, unsavoury; ...

Google previewEgyptian Hieroglyphic to English Dictionary (2008)

by Charles E. Nichols

worm, become maggoty Ø Ù snake, become maggoty Ø Ø (intestinal) worm, become maggoty Ø x nose f\ f\ Beaky, long-nosed loose, release loose, release, loosen ( of 147.

Google previewThe Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (2014)

by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

®maggoty ̄,. now applied equally to actual dirt and notional obscenity. UK: SCOTLAND, 1911 mockitness noun dirtiness ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary: M-Q (1903)

by Joseph Wright

Maggoty, adj. (a) see (2) ; ( b) queer-tempered, fractious, cross, ill-tempered, irritable ; (4) Maggoty-beaded, ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: F-M (1900)

by Joseph Wright

Maggoty, adj. (a) see (2); ( b) ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary (1903)

Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years by Joseph Wright

Maggoty, adj. (a) see (2) ; ( b) queer-tempered, fractious, cross, ill-tempered, irritable; (4) Maggoty-headed ...

Google previewThe Godzone Dictionary (2006)

Of Favourite New Zealand Words and Phrases by Max Cryer

maggoty. Tetchy, short-tempered, easily irritated. The term is inappropriate in that real maggots show little sign of temper and even if they did, couldn't wreak much damage. But the inescapable aura of unpleasantness which hovers over the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Australian Heavy Metal (2015)

by Brian Giffin

FILTHY MAGGOTY CUNT Chainsaw Charlie (v, chainsaw) Cock Smoking ...

Google previewA Dictionary Murat' Hee & English, Compiled for the Government of Bombay by --- Assisted by Thomas and George Candy (1831)

by James-T ..... Molesworth

fairán sm See at Uzia foxfor v intr To be spoiled in the dressing, to be boiled to maggoty softness near the surface, whilst the interior or heart remains hard ;-rice &c.

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Scrabble value of M3A1G2G2O1T1Y4

The value of this 7-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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