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Spanish translation of “rag”

rag

noun /rӕɡ/
a piece of old, torn or worn cloth
trapo
I’ll polish my bike with this old rag.
ragged /ˈrӕɡid/ adjective dressed in old, worn or torn clothing
harapiento, andrajoso
a ragged beggar.
torn
roto; deshilachado
ragged clothes.
rough or uneven; not straight or smooth
desigual; accidentado
a ragged edge.
raggedly adverb
desigualmente, irregularmente; (vestido) con harapos
a raggedly dressed tramp.
raggedness noun
aspecto andrajoso/harapiento; cualidad de irregular, cualidad de accidentado
rags noun plural old, worn or torn clothes
harapos
The beggar was dressed in rags.
(Definition of rag from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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