Definisi 'rag'
English to English
noun
1 a small piece of cloth or paper
source: wordnet30
2 a week at British universities during which side-shows and processions of floats are organized to raise money for charities
source: wordnet30
3 music with a syncopated melody (usually for the piano)
source: wordnet30
4 newspaper with half-size pages
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5 a boisterous practical joke (especially by college students)
source: wordnet30
6 A piece of cloth torn off; a tattered piece of cloth; a shred; a tatter; a fragment.
source: webster1913
verb
7 treat cruelly
Example:
• The children tormented the stuttering teacher
source: wordnet30
8 cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
Example:
• Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me
• It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves
source: wordnet30
9 play in ragtime
Example:
• rag that old tune
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10 harass with persistent criticism or carping
Example:
• The children teased the new teacher
• Don't ride me so hard over my failure
• His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie
source: wordnet30
11 censure severely or angrily
Example:
• The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car
• The deputy ragged the Prime Minister
• The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup
source: wordnet30
12 break into lumps before sorting
Example:
• rag ore
source: wordnet30
13 To scold or rail at; to rate; to tease; to torment; to banter.
source: webster1913
14 To become tattered.
source: webster1913
15 To break (ore) into lumps for sorting.
source: webster1913
16 To play or compose (a piece, melody, etc.) in syncopated time.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
rip up, shred, tear up, rebuke, reprehension, excavation, mining, music, britain, great britain, u.k., uk, united kingdom, practical joke, piece of cloth, piece of material, newspaper, paper, break up, criticise, bemock,
Related Word(s)
ragged, rag,

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