from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having jags; jagged or serrated.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. jagged, toothed or serrated
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having jags; set with teeth; notched; uneven.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Set with jags or teeth; denticulated; notched; jagged.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having an irregularly notched or toothed margin as though gnawed
- adj. having a sharply uneven surface or outline
Sorry, no etymologies found.
:) Note: The scene taken from the One Of Us video isn't * mean't* to be 'jaggy' - for some reason that's just how it turned out.
The latter, that couchant elephant with its head turned to the north-east, seems as if it wished to bar the pass with its trunk; by its trunk I mean a kind of jaggy ridge which descends down to the road.
If you have a 3D video card this significantly speeds up photo viewing and transition effects for smoother resizing and zooming, with additional smoothing for less "jaggy" images at high magnifications.
Zooming out to see as much of the page as possible isn't quite as pretty; in its current incarnation, the browser seems to be using a pretty awful scaling algorithm, and small text looks like a jumble of jaggy, meaningless blocks without a hint of anti-aliasing.
The filters -- which can be changed at any time -- start extremely "jaggy" in the classic mode, but get progressively softer on the eyes from crisp to smooth.
:) Note: The scene taken from the One Of Us video isn't * mean't* to be 'jaggy'
As expected for a standard def image on an HD TV, there was some jaggy artifacting of vertical lines such as an image of books in a bookshelf, but overall the quality was good.
Geez … it appears that jwest, jaggy, and Mr FuzzyNuts have all moved on this morning …
Try watching a bandwidth graph of a slow loading youtube video, it's jaggy.
Also consider using AA, if possible - I can't stand jaggy fonts; P atomicrabbit