Definitions for draggle-tailed
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Slatternly, untidy, unkempt.
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.
untidy; sluttish; slatternly
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