Definition of bedraggled
- bedraggled buildings
She was bedraggled and exhausted.
the cat looked rather funny, all bedraggled and fit to be tied after her bath
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befouled, begrimed, bemired, besmirched, black, blackened, cruddy, dingy, dirty, draggled, dusty, filthy, foul, grimy, grubby, grungy, mucky, muddy, nasty, smudged, smutty, soiled, sordid, stained, sullied, unclean, uncleanly;
: wet or dirty from being in rain or mud
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