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There are 11 meanings of the word Rags.

How to pronounce rags:


Rags - as a noun

A small piece of cloth

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
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piece of clothpiece of material
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A week at british universities during which side-shows and processions of floats are organized to raise money for charities

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rag week

Music with a syncopated melody (usually for the piano)

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Newspaper with half-size pages

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A boisterous practical joke (especially by college students)

Rags - as a verb

Treat cruelly

Example: "The children tormented the stuttering teacher"

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Cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations

Example: "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
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Play in ragtime

Example: "Rag that old tune"

Harass with persistent criticism or carping

Example: "The children teased the new teacher"

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Break into lumps before sorting

Example: "Rag ore"

Example Sentences

"She wore rags for clothes."
"The beggar wrapped himself in old rags."
"The cleaning lady collected the rags from the floor."
"The dog made a bed out of the pile of rags."
"The homeless man used rags to keep warm."
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Word Game Points

Is RAGS a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, rags is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

RAGS has a SCRABBLE points total of 5.

Is RAGS a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, rags is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
RAGS has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 6.

Is RAGS a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, rags is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
RAGS has a WORDFEUD points total of 6.

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