QUIZ YOURSELF ON THESE WORDS FROM BROWN GIRL DREAMING!
Visualize yourself passing this quiz on words from Jacqueline Woodson’s exquisite verse novel “Brown Girl Dreaming,” and then take the quiz to prove you can do it! (Because you can.)
Question 1 of 10
What does “barren” mean?
Origin of rag bolt
First recorded in 1620–30
Words nearby rag bolt
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Example sentences from the Web for rag bolt
Rag-bolt, the end of an iron bolt when required to be let into stone is roughed or ragged.
British Dictionary definitions for rag bolt
/ (ˈræɡˌbəʊlt) /
a bolt that has angled projections on it to prevent it working loose once it has been driven home
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