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ragged

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1 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
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2 worn or torn into or as if into rags

  • finally convinced her to throw away her favorite pair of jeans, ragged from years of yard work
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3 not having a level or smooth surface

  • she cut herself on the ragged edge of the tin canʼs lid
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4 wearing torn or worn-out clothes

  • ragged and hungry refugees emerging from the jungle where they had been in hiding for weeks
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out at elbows (or out at the elbows)

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