Definition of 'haggard'
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She was lying on a sofa before an open window and looking rather haggard and miserable. Emily Fox-Seton (1901)He looked haggard and hid his face behind two scarves. The Sun (2008)He has filled out and looks less haggard than he did last season. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But she looked haggard in the morning. Emily Fox-Seton (1901)She is looking old and haggard. The Sun (2014)My maturity or my haggard face. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When she finally surfaced, she looked haggard and tearful. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Slowly, haggard looks are replaced by calm ones. Christianity Today (2000)Right down to the bit about him looking like a haggard Tory. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His pale, haggard face struck her painfully. North and South (1855)When her husband stood opposite to her, she saw that his face was more haggard. Middlemarch (1872)Abasio raised his head, his face haggard and drained of all emotion. A Plague of Angels (1993)In 2014, they are both older and look more haggard. The Sun (2014)He maintained his arrogant swagger when he limped around the Press Centre but he looked haggard. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)But for a man renowned for looking young for his age, he appeared haggard and pale for the first time, above. The Sun (2014)His face is haggard; his fingers are gnarled and spindly; and across his lap rests the long stick he now uses to help him walk. 1066: and the Hidden History of the Bayeux Tapestry (2004)
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