Definition of Ragbag

1. Noun. A motley assortment of things.




2. Noun. A bag in which rags are kept.
Generic synonyms: Bag

Definition of Ragbag

1. Noun. A collection containing a variety of miscellaneous things. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ragbag

1. a bag for storing scraps of cloth [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ragbag

rag dolls
rag gourd
rag paper
rag pudding
rag rug
rag the puck
rag trade
rag week
raga
ragalike
ragamuffin
ragamuffins
ragas
ragazine
ragazines
ragbag (current term)
ragbags
ragbolt
ragbolts
ragde
ragdolls
rage
rageaholic
rageaholics
raged
ragee
ragees
rageful
ragefully
ragefulness

Literary usage of Ragbag

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1. Some of Mayor Gaynor's Letters and Speeches by William Jay Gaynor (1913)
"ragbag Newspapers April 2, 1918. Dear Sir: Your letter of April 1st, ... Would it not be well for you to give up the ragbag, corrupt newspapers, ..."

2. Famous Funny Fellows: Brief Biographical Sketches of American Humorists by William Montgomery Clemens (1882)
"Gallagher was just the man ragbag wanted to see. ... "First see if you have lost one," said ragbag. So Gallagher took off his gloves and went ..."

3. The Official Records of the Oregon Volunteers in the Spanish War and by Oregon Adjutant-General's Office, W. E. Finzer (1903)
"General MacArthur took up his advance on the 24th. The ragbag and ... General Hale with his brigade was sent to the eastward, up the ragbag River, ..."

4. Housekeepers and Home-makers by Sallie Joy White (1888)
"In tearing up old cotton or linen for the ragbag, save all the good pieces that will do for use as bandages in case of accidents. ..."

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