Definitions for ragamuffinˈræg əˌmʌf ɪn
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a dirty shabbily clothed urchin
A dirty, shabbily-clothed child; an urchin.
(According to Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable): A muffin is a poor thing of a creature, a 'regular muff'; so that a ragamuffin is a sorry creature in rags.
A breed of domestic cat which is an off shoot from the Ragdoll.
A domestic cat breed.
A cat of this breed.
Origin: From the Middle English Ragamuffyn.
a paltry or disreputable fellow; a mean wretch
a person who wears ragged clothing
the long-tailed titmouse
Origin: [Cf. Ragamofin, the name of a demon in some of the old mysteries.]
The Ragamuffin is a breed of domestic cat, a variant of the Ragdoll, that first made its appearance in 1994. Ragamuffins are notable for their friendly personalities and thick, rabbitlike fur.
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It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot, irreverence to their studies they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.
The University is a Mecca to which students come with something less than perfect faith. It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot irreverence to their studies they are not here to worship what is know, but to question it.
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