Definitions for ragpickerˈrægˌpɪk ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rag•pick•erˈrægˌpɪk ər(n.)

  1. a person who picks up rags and other waste material from the streets, refuse heaps, etc., for a livelihood.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ragpicker(noun)

    an unskilled person who picks up rags from trash cans and public dumps as a means of livelihood


  1. ragpicker(Noun)

    A person who scavenges rags and other refuse for a living

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ragpicker(noun)

    one who gets a living by picking up rags and refuse things in the streets


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