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  1. draggle-tailed(Adjective)

    Slatternly, untidy, unkempt.

  2. Origin: Taken from draggle (meaning a net drawn along the bottom of the water for fishing) this was originally applied to women whose dresses dragged along the ground behind them.

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  1. Draggle-tailed(adj)

    untidy; sluttish; slatternly

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