Definition of fagged:
- of Fag
worn-out, dog-tired, beat, rundown, ready to drop, health, played out, drained, tired out, fatigued, exhausted, all in, weariful, washed-out, weary, dead, wearied, worn-down, spent, tired, bushed, done in.
In the first place, the very difficult task of keeping the volatile mind of a child continuously fixed to the subject during the lengthened reading of the whole narrative will be unnecessary;- the irritation and uneasiness which such a lengthened exercise must produce in a child will be avoided;- time will be economised, the labour of the teacher will be spared, and the mind of the child at the close of the exercise, instead of being fagged and prostrated, will be found vigorous and lively.- "A Practical Enquiry into the Philosophy of Education", James Gall.
- "The Log of a Privateersman", Harry Collingwood.
- "The Sisters-In-Law", Gertrude Atherton.