Definitions for raggedˈræg ɪd

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. ragged(adj)

    being or dressed in clothes that are worn or torn

    "clothes as ragged as a scarecrow's"; "a ragged tramp"

  2. ragged(adj)

    worn out from stress or strain

    "run ragged"

  3. ragged(adj)

    having an irregular outline

    "text set with ragged right margins"; "herded the class into a ragged line"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. ragged(Adjective)

    Rent or worn into tatters, or till the texture is broken.

  2. ragged(Adjective)

    Broken with rough edges; having jags; uneven; rough; jagged.

    ragged rocks

  3. ragged(Adjective)

    Hence, harsh and disagreeable to the ear; dissonant.

    A ragged noise of mirth. uE000182799uE001 George Herbert.

  4. ragged(Adjective)

    Wearing tattered clothes.

    a ragged fellow

  5. ragged(Adjective)

    Rough; shaggy; rugged.

    What shepherd owns those ragged sheep? - John Dryden.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Ragged

    of Rag

  2. Ragged(noun)

    rent or worn into tatters, or till the texture is broken; as, a ragged coat; a ragged sail

  3. Ragged(noun)

    broken with rough edges; having jags; uneven; rough; jagged; as, ragged rocks

  4. Ragged(noun)

    hence, harsh and disagreeable to the ear; dissonant

  5. Ragged(noun)

    wearing tattered clothes; as, a ragged fellow

  6. Ragged(noun)

    rough; shaggy; rugged

  7. Origin: [From Rag, n.]


Translations for ragged

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  • potrhaný, členitý, otrhanýCzech
  • ajado, harapientoSpanish
  • epätasainen, rähjäinen, ryysyinen, rosoinenFinnish
  • en lambeaux, déguenillé, enguenilléFrench
  • giobachScottish Gaelic
  • haveloosDutch
  • esfarrapadoPortuguese
  • неровный, резкий, лохматый, зазубренный, рваный, изрезанный, мохнáтый, пересечённый, изорванный, косматый, шероховатый, оборванныйRussian

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