Ragged in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Ragged

In tatters, having the texture broken. | Having rough edges; jagged or uneven | Harsh-sounding; having an unpleasant noise

Short Example Sentence for Ragged

  • 1. He was ragged and barefooted. 🔊
  • 2. And what do you want that ragged umbrella for? 🔊
  • 3. Our new acquaintance was ragged and disreputable. 🔊
  • 4. The fellow was ragged and trampish looking. 🔊
  • 5. Take a leaf in your hand and look at its ragged edges. 🔊
  • 6. He was ragged and dirty, and had fallen from exhaustion. 🔊
  • 7. The moon was lost somewhere behind the ragged peaks. 🔊
  • 8. But looke about my ragged subjects, here comes somebody. 🔊
  • 9. D'ye mark The ragged dirty girl that he describ'd? 🔊
  • 10. No torn and ragged gulch betrayed the suspicion of golden treasure. 🔊
  • 11. A threadbare ragged linen gown covered her poor skeleton figure. 🔊
  • 12. Money, food, all the necessaries of life flowed from that ragged old umbrella. 🔊
  • 13. Huge ragged masses of cloud drifted wildly round the frowning mass of Piru. 🔊

How to use Ragged in Sentence?

  • 1. A youth in a ragged coat and goat-skin breeches was produced after some more talk. 🔊
  • 2. Pat paused, rubbing his knotted fingers up and down the ragged knees of his corduroys. 🔊
  • 3. It was a boy dressed in ragged velveteen breeches, and thin discoloured shirt. 🔊
  • 4. The steps were worm-eaten, and the wall on both sides hung with moth-devoured and ragged tapestry. 🔊
  • 5. He could be seen kneeling, all sunburned and ragged but with erect head, in the first canoe. 🔊
  • 6. A few ragged locks of grey hung about her long, scraggy, red, and vulture-like neck. 🔊
  • 7. He was a shortish man, thick in body, with sparse hair and hay-colored, ragged mustache. 🔊
  • 8. Presently Maggie stood before him, ragged and wet, her pale face worn with want and suffering. 🔊
  • 9. Away and away toward the empty sky the ragged edges of the cliffs were etched sharply upon the blue. 🔊
  • 10. She felt herself raised from the ground, and on opening her eyes found that she was in the arms of a ragged youth. 🔊
  • 11. Blunt in a ragged old jacket and a white tie and that incisive polite voice of his seemed strange and weird. 🔊
  • 12. He pushed his ragged old hat back and wiped the sweat from his brow just as his father would have done. 🔊
  • 13. A quarter of a ton of lead had been buried a furlong in front of them, as the ragged earth attested. 🔊
  • 14. They strove to stay where they were, though the bayonets wavered down the line like the oars of a ragged boat. 🔊
  • 15. A beggar's sack hangs down over his ragged clothing, his hand holds a knobby stick. 🔊
  • 16. Few esteemed themselves in the mode, whose heads were not adorned with the black ragged staff, his badge. 🔊
  • 17. With difficulty he saved himself from falling over this obstacle, which looked in the feeble moonlight like a bundle of ragged clothes. 🔊
  • 18. He wrapped her in a ragged coat, loosened the hasp of the door on the boat-house, and took out the oars. 🔊
  • 19. They swam around rocks with sharp, ragged edges, and they passed through forests of sea weed and coral. 🔊
  • 20. He again journeyed to the town beside the railroad, bought supplies and vanished, a ragged wraith, on the horizon. 🔊
  • 21. Those dirty, shabby places, without architecture or interest, the haunts of snotty, ragged children? 🔊
  • 22. After a time the moon rose and looked at them from over a distant ridge that was thousands of feet higher than the ragged fringe of Khyber wall. 🔊
  • 23. Had Davidson seen a real hobgoblin his eyes could not have bulged more than at this small boy in a dirty white blouse and ragged knickers. 🔊
  • 24. Through this low, ragged depression the light was streaming in in a long, brilliant shaft as I approached the spot. 🔊
  • 25. His black, wiry hair hung in ragged witchlocks; his black pin-point eyes were glittering, cold, and venomous. 🔊
  • 26. An old ragged shawl was pinned about her shoulders, and beneath it Faith could see the frayed worn skirt of gray homespun. 🔊
  • 27. There stood Dolly by the summer-house, with a pale face, confronting her, with the little ragged crew about her knees. 🔊