Thesaurus

tag, rag, and bobtail

noun
variants: or tagrag and bobtail

Synonyms & Antonyms of tag, rag, and bobtail

people looked down upon as ignorant and of the lowest class
  • in an apparent effort to keep out the city's tag, rag, and bobtail, the restaurant charges royally high prices for mediocre food

Synonyms for tag, rag, and bobtail

Words Related to tag, rag, and bobtail

Near Antonyms for tag, rag, and bobtail

Antonyms for tag, rag, and bobtail

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about tag, rag, and bobtail

Time Traveler for tag, rag, and bobtail

Time Traveler

The first known use of tag, rag, and bobtail was in 1645

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Tag, rag, and bobtail.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tag%2C%20rag%2C%20and%20bobtail. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on tag, rag, and bobtail

Dictionary: Definition of tag, rag, and bobtail

Comments on tag, rag, and bobtail

What made you want to look up tag, rag, and bobtail? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!