1 bag, bulge, cave in, dip, droop, drop, fall, fall unevenly, give way, hang loosely, seat (of skirts, etc.) settle, sink, slump, swag
2 decline, droop, fall, flag, slide, slip, slump, wane, weaken, wilt
3 decline, depression, dip, downturn, drop, fall, lapse, slip, slump
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sag ( sags 3rd person present) ( sagging present participle) ( sagged past tense )
1 verb When something sags, it hangs down loosely or sinks downwards in the middle.
The shirt's cuffs won't sag and lose their shape after washing... V
He sat down in the sagging armchair. V-ing
2 verb When part of someone's body begins to sag, it starts to become less firm and hang down.
He is heavily built, but beginning to sag. V
3 verb To sag means to become weaker.
The pound continued to sag despite four interventions by the Bank of England... V
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