Synonyms for Jagged:


all (adjective)
scraggy, jaggy.
irregular (adjective)
ragged, notched (adjective)
pointed, harsh, barbed, craggy, spiked, irregular, scabrous, rugged, toothed, uneven, rough.
ridged (adjective)
rough (adjective)
ruffled, coarse, Scuffed, rumpled, sinewy, rugged, Knurled, bristly, gnarled, cragged, scratchy, craggy, ragged, stubbled, rough.
sharp (adjective)
pointed, barbed, keen, needle-like, spiky, prickly, cutting, acute, sharp, spiny, spear-like, razor-edged, pointy, thorny, bristly, spiked, spinous, Thistly, needle-point, sagittal.


textured, abrasive. jagged (noun)
notched, toothed, erose, uneven, rough, jaggy, scraggy.
serrated (noun)

Other synonyms:

cragged, Ironbound, textured. abrasive, scabrous, harsh. irregular. Other relevant words:
irregular, craggy, scabrous, uneven, Ironbound, erose, notched, abrasive, harsh, scraggy, toothed, cragged, textured, jaggy.

Usage examples for jagged

  1. She had a distinct intention as to the use of the scissors; and having cut the linen strip in a jagged but effectual manner, in two moments she had run out at the open door where the sunshine was inviting her, while poor Silas believed her to be a better child than usual. – Silas Marner The Weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot
  2. They stopped, leaning over a jagged fence made of sea- drift, to ask for water. – The Awakening and Selected Short Stories by Kate Chopin