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bedraggled adj
1 limp and soiled as if dragged in the mud; "the beggar's bedraggled clothes"; "scarecrows in battered hats or draggled skirts" [syn: draggled]
2 in deplorable condition; "a street of bedraggled tenements"; "a broken-down fence"; "a ramshackle old pier"; "a tumble-down shack" [syn: broken-down, dilapidated, ramshackle, tatterdemalion, tumble-down, unsound]

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  • a UK /bɪˈdɹægl̩d/ 1=/bI"dr

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