Definition of run (someone) raggedinformal
- All this travel is running me ragged.
- He was run ragged with/by all the travel.
: to go faster than a walk
: to move at a fast gallop
: flee, retreat, escape
: an act or the action of running : continued rapid movement
: a quickened gallop
: a migration of fish (as up or down a river) especially to spawn
: being in a melted state
: made from molten material : cast in a mold
: having made a migration or spawning run
: some person : somebody
: roughly unkempt
: having an irregular edge or outline
: torn or worn to tatters
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