haggard

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haggard englannista suomeksi

  1. voipunut

  2. kalvakka, sairaalloisen näköinen, kalpea

  1. riutunut, voipunut, sairaalloisen näköinen">sairaalloisen näköinen, kalvakka

  2. hurja

haggard englanniksi

  1. Haggard

  1. Looking exhausted, worried, or poor in condition

  2. (ux)

  3. (RQ:Dryden The Despairing Love)

  4. Staring his eyes, and haggard was his look.
  5. (quote-book)|title=(w)|passage=Then there was a pale, care-wrinkled woman, not old, but haggard, and already with streaks of gray among her hair, like silver ribbons; one of those women, naturally delicate, whom you at once recognize as worn to death by a brute—probably, a drunken brute—of a husband, and at least nine children.

  6. (quote-song)

  7. (quote-book)| title=(w)| passage= By the end of two weeks there isn't a county in England where he hasn't pledged his holiness six different ways — which is not to deny that intermittently he has visions of himself as a haggard apostle of the life renounced, converting beautiful women and millionaires to Christian poverty.

  8. Wild or untamed

  9. A hunting bird captured as an adult.

  10. 1599, (w)}, ''(w)'', Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare)|Act 3 Scene 1

  11. No, truly, Ursula, she is too disdainful;
    I know her spirits are as coy and wild
    As haggards of the rock.
  12. A young or untrained hawk or falcon.

  13. A fierce, intractable creature.

  14. (RQ:Shakespeare Taming of the Shrew)

  15. A hag.

  16. (rfquotek)

  17. A stackyard, an enclosure on a farm for stacking grain, hay, etc.

  18. ''He tuk a slew swerve round the haggard'' http://www.isle-of-man.com/manxnotebook/fulltext/am1924/pt_s.htm