Pronunciation: (shag'ē), [key]
—adj., -gi•er, -gi•est.
1. covered with or having long, rough hair.
2. untidy; unkempt: a shaggy person.
3. rough and matted; forming a bushy mass, as the hair or mane.
4. having a rough nap, as cloth.
5. characterized by sloppy planning or execution: a shaggy production of Macbeth.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.