rag doll

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of rag doll

1 : a stuffed usually painted cloth doll
2 Ragdoll play \ˈrag-ˌdäl, -ˌdȯl\ or ragdoll
[former trademark]
: any of a breed of large, blue-eyed domestic cats that have a long, silky coat with a colorpoint pattern and that typically become limp when picked up or held

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First Known Use of rag doll

1752


RAG DOLL Defined for English Language Learners

rag doll

noun

Definition of rag doll for English Language Learners

  • : a soft doll made of cloth


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