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bedraggled (adj.)

1727, past-participle adjective from bedraggle.

updated on October 09, 2017

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Definitions of bedraggled from WordNet

bedraggled (adj.)
limp and soiled as if dragged in the mud;
the beggar's bedraggled clothes
Synonyms: draggled
bedraggled (adj.)
in deplorable condition;
a street of bedraggled tenements
Synonyms: broken-down / derelict / dilapidated / ramshackle / tatterdemalion / tumble-down
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