ragga

[ rah-guh ]
/ ˈrɑ gə /
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noun

a style of music combining elements of reggae and rap, with an electronic or repetitive track.

Nearby words

  1. ragdoll,
  2. rage,
  3. rage quit,
  4. rages,
  5. ragfish,
  6. ragged,
  7. ragged edge,
  8. ragged jacket,
  9. ragged robin,
  10. ragged school

Also called dancehall.

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Examples from the Web for ragga

  • There was cock-fighting and kicking the ragga ball, wrestling and boxing, and some gambling among the elders.

    Tales of the Malayan Coast|Rounsevelle Wildman


British Dictionary definitions for ragga

ragga

/ (ˈræɡə) /

noun

a dance-orientated style of reggaeAlso called: ragamuffin

Word Origin for ragga

C20: shortened from ragamuffin

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