verb (zags, zagging, zagged)[no object]
Make a sharp change of direction: a long path zigged and zagged through the woods
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- I chuckled lightly as one of the lower balloons disengaged itself from the pole and lazily drifted upward, zigging and zagging on the warmish breeze.
- I've been stuck on the scratch, zigging and zagging with great effort through the past 4 or 5 days.
- He zigged and zagged and she went with him, arm clenched tightly to his.
Late 18th century: shortening of zigzag.
Words that rhyme with zagbag, blag, brag, Bragg, crag, dag, drag, flag, gag, hag, jag, lag, mag, nag, quag, rag, sag, scrag, slag, snag, sprag, stag, swag, tag, wag
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