Meaning of “shag” in the English Dictionary

"shag" in English

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shagverb [ I or T ]

uk /ʃæɡ/ us /ʃæɡ/ -gg-

shag verb [ I or T ] (SEX)

UK offensive to have sex with someone

shagadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ʃæɡ/ us /ʃæɡ/

(of a carpet) made of long thick threads:

shag pile (= the soft surface of a carpet formed by cut threads)
a shag rug/carpet


uk /ʃæɡ/ us /ʃæɡ/

(Definition of “shag” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)