raggle-taggle

adjective
rag·​gle-tag·​gle | \ ˈra-gəl-ˌta-gəl How to pronounce raggle-taggle (audio) \

Definition of raggle-taggle

: motley

First Known Use of raggle-taggle

1891, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for raggle-taggle

irregular from ragtag

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Dictionary Entries near raggle-taggle

ragger

raggety

raggle

raggle-taggle

raggy

ragi

raging

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