Pronunciation of Ragged
/ɹˈaɡɪd/, /ɹˈaɡɪd/, /ɹ_ˈa_ɡ_ɪ_d/
Synonyms for ragged:
grooved, knobby, prickly, tattered, leathery, disheveled, chunky, spiky, rustic, slatternly, grainy, frowzy, Ironbound, textured, knotted, wrinkled, scruffy, granular, cragged, knobbly, crinkly, raggedy, shabby, rough-hewn, coarsely.
Other synonyms and related words:
irregular, slatternly, pebbly, craggy, tired, scraggy, scabrous, fine, scruffy, rocky, prickly, disheveled, motley, broken, Ironbound, threadbare, worn, rough-hewn, rustic, hoarse, chunky, grooved, raggedy, shabby, down-at-heel, uneven, frowzy, cragged, coarsely, bumpy, old, wrinkled, tatterdemalion, tattered, harsh.
worn-out; in shreds (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Kidded, Derided, Deprecated, humiliated, Caricatured, Jested, Scoffed, Rode, roasted, Mocked, Taunted, razzed, Ridiculed, Mimicked, Gibed, ridden, Quipped, Jeered, Sneered, Burlesqued, denigrated, Joked, insulted.
Usage examples for ragged:
- Moreover, it was to be remembered that the one was in that house with quite as much warrant as the other, unless Kirkwood had drawn a rash inference from the incident of the ragged sentry. - "The Black Bag", Louis Joseph Vance.
- At the first blow all the ragged garments which he had worn in the kitchen fell from off Minnikin, at the second blow the brass garments fell off, and at the third the silver raiment, and there he stood in the golden raiment, which was so bright and splendid that light flashed from it. - "The Red Fairy Book", Various.
- What, ragged little Martha? - "Jeff Benson, or the Young Coastguardsman", R.M. Ballantyne.