Dregginess

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Dregginess drĕg"gĭ*nĕs Fullness of dregs or lees; foulness; feculence.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n dregginess The state of being dreggy; fullness of dregs or lees; foulness; feculence.
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Usage

In literature:

He sipped the dreggy coffee as if it were the mulled wine of a New Year's night.
"A Yankee from the West" by Opie Read
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