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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who is poorly clothed and often dirty.

Usage examples (39)
  • I am sure I looked like a ragamuffin after the long hike in the wind and dust.
  • She approached the girl, who Ziman says looked like a "ragamuffin" with dreadlocks and a caked face.
  • Then he is known as the "ragamuffin," on account of his covering of rags.
  • The door opened, and another ragamuffin pushed in. for more
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