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n 1: an ugly evil-looking old woman [syn: beldam
2: 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 [syn: hagfish
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(h[a^]g), n. [OE. hagge, hegge, witch, hag, AS.
h[ae]gtesse; akin to OHG. hagazussa, G. hexe, D. heks, Dan.
hex, Sw. h["a]xa. The first part of the word is prob. the
same as E. haw, hedge, and the orig. meaning was perh., wood
woman, wild woman. [root]12.]
1. A witch, sorceress, or enchantress; also, a wizard. [Obs.]
``[Silenus] that old hag.'' --Golding.
2. An ugly old woman. --Dryden.
3. A fury; a she-monster. --Crashaw.
4. (Zo["o]l.) An eel-like marine marsipobranch (Myxine glutinosa
), allied to the lamprey. It has a suctorial
mouth, with labial appendages, and a single pair of gill
openings. It is the type of the order Hyperotreta
Called also hagfish
, slime eel
5. (Zo["o]l.) The hagdon or shearwater.
6. An appearance of light and fire on a horse's mane or a
man's hair. --Blount.
(Zo["o]l.), a moth (Phobetron pithecium
larva of which has curious side appendages, and feeds on
(Naut.), an ugly irregularity in the pattern of
matting or pointing.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hagged
(h[a^]gd); p. pr. & vb.
To harass; to weary with vexation.
How are superstitious men hagged out of their wits with
the fancy of omens. --L'Estrange.
, n. [Scot. hag to cut; cf. E. hack.]
1. A small wood, or part of a wood or copse, which is marked
off or inclosed for felling, or which has been felled.
This said, he led me over hoults and hags;
Through thorns and bushes scant my legs I drew.
2. A quagmire; mossy ground where peat or turf has been cut.