Synonyms and Antonyms of ragged
having an uneven edge or outline
- The Rocky Mountains cut an angular, ragged profile against the sky, in contrast to the rounded silhouette of the rolling, green Adirondack Mountains.
worn or torn into or as if into rags
- We finally convinced her to throw away her favorite pair of jeans, ragged from decades of yard work.
dowdy, scruffy, tatterdemalion
lacerate (or lacerated), shredded
broken-down, decrepit, dilapidated, dog-eared, grungy, mangy, moth-eaten, run-down, scuzzy [slang], tacky
not having a level or smooth surface
- She cut herself on the ragged edge of the tin can's lid.
broken, bumpy, coarse, irregular, jagged, lumpy, pebbly, rough, roughened, rugged, scraggy, uneven
rutted, rutty, undulating, wavy
knobby, knurled, knurly, nubbly, nubby
burred, harsh, sandpapery, scraggly, scratchy
wearing torn or worn-out clothes
- the ragged soldiers of General Washington's army