How to Pronounce mangy?

Correct pronunciation for the word "mangy" is [mˈe͡ɪnd͡ʒi], [mˈe‍ɪnd‍ʒi], [m_ˈeɪ_n_dʒ_i].

"Mangy" in context

Mangy is a term used to describe animals with a condition called mange. This skin disease is caused by mites that penetrate and live underneath the fur, sometimes resulting in painful inflammation, itchiness, and scabbing. In extreme cases, mangy animals can become bald and suffer from serious infections. The condition is contagious and can be spread to other animals and people.

Treating mange is typically done with topical medical creams or lotions and injections of prescription medicines, although sometimes surgery is required.

Usage over time for mangy:

This graph shows how "mangy" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

20 words made out of letters MANGY

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