Definition of haggard:
- A fierce, intractable creature.
- A hag.
- A stackyard.
- A young or untrained hawk or falcon.
- Having the expression of one wasted by want or suffering; hollow- eyed; having the features distorted or wasted, or anxious in appearance; as, haggard features, eyes.
- Wild or intractable; disposed to break away from duty; untamed; as, a haggard or refractory hawk.
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- "Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life", Ann S. Stephens.
- "A Daughter of the Vine", Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton.
- "Mrs. Falchion, Complete", Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 12, 2009.