Definitions for ragtagˈrægˌtæg

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rag•tagˈrægˌtæg(adj.)

  1. ragged or shabby; disheveled.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. made up of mixed, often diverse, elements; motley.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of ragtag:

1880–85

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rabble, riffraff, ragtag, ragtag and bobtail(noun)

    disparaging terms for the common people

Wiktionary

  1. ragtag(Adjective)

    Unkempt, shabby, or in a state of disrepair.

  2. ragtag(Adjective)

    Very diverse; comprised of irregular and dissimilar components.

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