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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.
Translations of “rag”
in Korean 넝마, 걸레…
in Arabic خِرْقة…
in French guenille…
in Italian straccio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 布, 舊布, 破布…
in Russian тряпка…
in Turkish toz bezi…
in Polish szmata, ścierka…
in Portuguese trapo, farrapo…
in German der Lumpen…
in Catalan drap…
in Japanese ぼろ切れ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 布, 旧布, 破布…
(Definition of rag from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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