Synonyms for (adjective) ragged

Synonyms: ragged

Definition: having an irregular outline

Usage: text set with ragged right margins; herded the class into a ragged line

Similar words: uneven

Definition: not even or uniform as e.g. in shape or texture

Usage: an uneven color; uneven ground; uneven margins; wood with an uneven grain


Synonyms: ragged

Definition: worn out from stress or strain

Usage: run ragged

Similar words: tired

Definition: depleted of strength or energy

Usage: tired mothers with crying babies; too tired to eat


Synonyms: ragged

Definition: being or dressed in clothes that are worn or torn

Usage: clothes as ragged as a scarecrow's; a ragged tramp

Similar words: worn

Definition: affected by wear; damaged by long use

Usage: worn threads on the screw; a worn suit; the worn pockets on the jacket