Rangy vs Raggy - What's the difference?

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As adjectives the difference between rangy and raggy

is that rangy is slender and long of limb; lanky while raggy is raglike; like a rag.

rangy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Slender and long of limb; lanky
  • :For an accountant, Robert had a rangy appearance.
  • :Her African violets weren't getting enough sun and became rangy .
  • Prone to roaming around with animal-like movements.
  • Having or permitting range or scope; roomy; commodious.
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    raggy

    English

    Adjective

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