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Definition of rag:

  1. A coarse kind of rock, somewhat cellular in texture.
  2. A piece of cloth torn off; a tattered piece of cloth; a shred; a tatter; a fragment.
  3. A ragged edge.
  4. A sail, or any piece of canvas.
  5. A shabby, beggarly fellow; a ragamuffin.
  6. Hence, mean or tattered attire; worn- out dress.
  7. To become tattered.
  8. To break ( ore) into lumps for sorting.
  9. To cut or dress roughly, as a grindstone.
  10. To dance to ragtime music, esp. in some manner considered indecorous.
  11. To play or compose ( a piece, melody, etc.) in syncopated time.
  12. To scold or rail at; to rate; to tease; to torment; to banter.

Synonyms:

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