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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Untidy or slatternly.

Usage examples (5)
  • To see how this draggletailed war will end, let us consult the Soviet playbook, which has become ours.
  • I shall make a duchess of this draggletailed guttersnipe.
  • Then drunken father and draggletailed mother had faded from the scene, and the boy had been left to a life of odd jobs and fleeting patrons.
  • A wheen sketching souls, that ye may see perched like craws on every craig in the country, e'en working at your ain trade, Maister Francie; forby men that had been in foreign... for more
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