from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To make wet and limp.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To make something wet and limp.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To draggle; to soil, as garments which, in walking, are suffered to drag in dust, mud, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To soil or wet by dragging in dirt, mud, moist places, etc., as the bottom of a garment in walking; cause to appear wet and limp, as a flag when rained upon.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. make wet and dirty, as from rain


be- + draggle.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
be- +‎ draggle (Wiktionary)



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