noun, often attributive \ˈrəg\

Definition of ragg



  1. :  a yarn formed of two strands of dyed wool and one strand of undyed wool often combined with other fibers (such as nylon)

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Origin and Etymology of ragg

probably from Norwegian ragg- (in raggsokk heavy sock made of coarse wool), from ragg thick, shaggy hair, from Old Norse rögg tuft, shagginess — more at rug

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to cast off or become cast off

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