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craggy

Pronunciation: /ˈkrægi/

Translation of craggy in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo (-gier, -giest)

  • [rocks/mountains] escarpado he had a craggy, weather-beaten face tenía un rostro curtido y de facciones bien marcadas
    Example sentences
    • In a gaunt and craggy landscape the soft, well-rounded Magdalen weeps over her past.
    • For some nature lovers, the craggy, volcanic landscape of Iceland is a paradise.
    • It has a contrasting landscape ranging from beautiful and mesmerizing beaches to sprawling and craggy mountain ranges.
    Example sentences
    • Thrust together amid the stark, craggy cliffs of the Irish countryside, the three women confront old quarrels.
    • The Judean Desert, with it's dramatic, craggy cliffs, offers special opportunities for adventurous hikes, climbing, and rappelling.
    • A wave of dizziness swamped her as she stared down on craggy cliffs.

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