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adjective British English pronunciation: ragged /ˈræɡɪd/

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  1. 1
    mainly literary torn and dirty

    a pair of ragged shorts

    Ragged posters hung on the walls.

  2. 3
    not skilful or organized

    It was a pretty ragged performance from the champions.

  3. 4
    not smooth or regular

    He took a few ragged breaths and began to run again.

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