Raggy vs Braggy - What's the difference?

raggy | braggy |


As adjectives the difference between raggy and braggy

is that raggy is raglike; like a rag while braggy is prone to brag.

raggy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • raglike; like a rag.
  • scruffy; tending to dress in rags.
  • Similar in style to ragtime music.
  • braggy

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Prone to brag
  • * {{quote-book, year=1909, author=O. Henry, title=The Gentle Grafter, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage="'That was only getting the pumpkin ready,' says Bassett, braggy and cheerful. }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1931, author=Work Projects Administration, title=Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=He was a biggity acting and braggy talking old man. }}
  • * {{quote-news, year=2001, date=February 2, author=Ben Joravsky, title=When the Star Comes Out, work=Chicago Reader citation
  • , passage=He was bombastic and braggy to the point of trash talking fellow performers. }}