OTHER WORDS FOR ragged
OPPOSITES FOR ragged
Origin of ragged
OTHER WORDS FROM raggedrag·ged·ly, adverbrag·ged·ness, noun
Words nearby ragged
How to use ragged in a sentence
Rather than centering in on one main attraction or ecosystem, the park straddles a few radically different zones—temperate rainforest, glacier-capped peaks, and ragged Pacific coastline.Why Olympic National Park Feels Like Heaven|mturner|August 13, 2021|Outside Online
As if teachers, books, museums, historical sites, documents and documentaries didn’t exist, and a poop-covered statue surrounded by ragged bushes and paper-bag bench warmers was the sole repository of all Civil War information.Fences aren’t freedom and statues aren’t history|Petula Dvorak|July 12, 2021|Washington Post
However, if its low-level circulation becomes shredded and ragged following its encounter with Cuba, it will be more difficult for Elsa to reorganize.Elsa rapidly strengthens into hurricane, could affect Florida next week|Matthew Cappucci|July 2, 2021|Washington Post
To make it through a ragged season, the NBA relied on a point guard revival.
Tucked underneath the moss-lined trunks of enormous spruce trees are two secluded campsites overlooking the ragged Pacific coast of the Olympic Peninsula.The Best Hipcamp for Every National Park|Emily Pennington|May 19, 2021|Outside Online
He became delirious, his heartbeat grew ragged, his blood teemed with the virus, and his lungs, liver and kidneys began to fail.The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, Dec 8-14, 2014|William Boot|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The low crunch of packed dirt against rubber tire was overwhelmed by the ragged explosions of automatic gunfire.A Belgian Prince, Gorillas, Guerrillas & the Future of the Congo|Nina Strochlic|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We are sitting in a ragged park behind a McDonalds restaurant on the outskirts of the Ukrainian capital.Corruption Eats Away at Ukraine Military|Charles McPhedran|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Beneath the layers of hurt, beneath the ragged laughter, I heard awillingness to endure.Billie Holiday, Barack Obama, and the Pain of Black Women|Joshua DuBois|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The final score flattered Brazil, which had looked ragged and complacent for much of the game.Brazil Slips Past Croatia, Thanks to Yuichi Nishimura|Tunku Varadarajan|June 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But not too big for the ragged old arm that felled it down as an axe fells the last rings of a stricken tree.
A handkerchief, once red, with polka spots, contained a ragged flannel shirt and a stocking-heel tied with a piece of tape.
Nevertheless, he was girt with a sword in a ragged scabbard hanging from a frayed and shabby belt of leather.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
The girl looked round the ragged moor, brooding in the twilight, and half hesitated.Uncanny Tales|Various
The spell was broken, and Mr. Carr took out his watch as he turned his eyes on a ragged urchin who had called to him from below.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
British Dictionary definitions for ragged
Derived forms of raggedraggedly, adverbraggedness, noun
Word Origin for ragged
Other Idioms and Phrases with ragged
see run one ragged.