Advertisement

Advertisement

View definitions for ragamuffin

ragamuffin

noun as in person who is poor, tattered

Advertisement

Discover More

Example Sentences

"The 'ragamuffin' always speaks of his enemies with courtesy, and the filibusters love their leader," was her pointed rejoinder.

The giant looked contemptuously at the tailor, and said: 'You ragamuffin!

It is true that his father did give him a good lesson when he called the little son of the charcoal-man a ragamuffin.

The ragamuffin sat perched upon the broad shoulder and peered down at the lady with eyes of cerulean blue.

"You'll not be thinking of heeding that ragamuffin boy," he ventured.

Synonym of the day

Which one is a synonym for anxious?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Dictionary.com Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ragamuffin, such as: beggar, bum, gamin, guttersnipe, hobo, and loafer.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement