tagrag and bobtail
noun see tag, rag, and bobtail

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tagrag and bobtail — noun see tag, rag, and bobtail * * * tagrag and bobtail, the riffraff; rabble …   Useful english dictionary

  • tagrag and bobtail. — See ragtag and bobtail. Also, tag, rag, and bobtail. * * * …   Universalium

  • tagrag and bobtail. — See ragtag and bobtail. Also, tag, rag, and bobtail …   Useful english dictionary

  • ragtag and bobtail — noun disparaging terms for the common people • Syn: ↑rabble, ↑riffraff, ↑ragtag • Hypernyms: ↑folk, ↑folks, ↑common people • Hyponyms: ↑trash …   Useful english dictionary

  • ragtag and bobtail — the riffraff; rabble: The ragtag and bobtail of every nation poured into the frontier in search of gold. Also, rag, tag, and bobtail; tagrag and bobtail. [1810 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • tag, rag, and bobtail — noun or tagrag and bobtail : a motley group : rabble, canaille all the tagrag and bobtail of the town J.G.Frazer …   Useful english dictionary

  • tag, rag, and bobtail — or tagrag and bobtail noun Date: 1645 rabble …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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