raggle-taggle

adjective

rag·​gle-tag·​gle ˈra-gəl-ˌta-gəl How to pronounce raggle-taggle (audio)
: motley

Word History

Etymology

irregular from ragtag

First Known Use

1891, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of raggle-taggle was in 1891

Dictionary Entries Near raggle-taggle

Cite this Entry

“Raggle-taggle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/raggle-taggle. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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