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After the longest regular season in history, it looked like a haggard, overextended league.

As the slow rescue effort dragged on, haggard emergency workers, who have been toiling in 12-hour shifts, stopped by to pause by the memorial wall for a moment, arms crossed.

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She was 14 years old and running around with all those old haggard cowboys, like Merle and Willie Nelson and all of them.

He took the techniques of H. Rider Haggard and Jules Verne and brought them into the 20th century.

Next day, DSK was perp-walking his way, haggard and grizzled, into infamy.

Now you can summon them instantly on your screen, and track their new life post-you… Is he looking older, more haggard?

Or of the fact that Haggard was a Hillary supporter and wrote a song endorsing her candidacy?

Looking haggard and ridiculous—this “Amanda Bynes or Gandalf?”

It was with a feeling of relief on both sides that the arrival of Mr. Haggard, of the Home Office, was announced.

His lordship retired shortly to his study, Hetton and Mr. Haggard betook themselves to the billiard-room.

But we must not class in this unclean category Lord Spunyarn and his friend Haggard, who were both playing at the big table.

Haggard merely played for the excitement, and Spunyarn because it was a lesser bore to play than to look on.

Three more coups are played, each of which the banker, that is to say Haggard, wins.


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On this page you'll find 79 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to haggard, such as: lean, pale, skinny, spare, wan, and ashen.

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