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bedraggled

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 containing, covered with, or thoroughly penetrated by water
  • the cat looked rather funny, all bedraggled and fit to be tied after her bath

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bedraggled

verb
past tense of bedraggle

Synonyms & Antonyms of bedraggled (Entry 2 of 2)

to make wet
  • I was so bedraggled by the relentless rain that I couldn't wait to get into some dry clothes

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The first known use of bedraggled was circa 1775

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“Bedraggled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bedraggled. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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