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Definition: Ragged school
(r[a^]g"g[e^]d), a. [From Rag
1. Rent or worn into tatters, or till the texture is broken;
as, a ragged coat; a ragged sail.
2. Broken with rough edges; having jags; uneven; rough;
jagged; as, ragged rocks.
3. Hence, harsh and disagreeable to the ear; dissonant. [R.]
“A ragged noise of mirth.”
4. Wearing tattered clothes; as, a ragged fellow.
5. Rough; shaggy; rugged.
What shepherd owns those ragged sheep? --Dryden.
(Bot.), the fennel flower (Nigella Damascena
(Bot.), a plant of the genus Lychnis
), cultivated for its handsome
flowers, which have the petals cut into narrow lobes.
(Bot.), prince's feather (Polygonum orientale
, a free school for poor children, where they
are taught and in part fed; -- a name given at first
because they came in their common clothing. [Eng.]
[1913 Webster] -- Rag"ged*ly
, adv. -- Rag"ged*ness