GRE Word List

RAGAMUFFIN

a ragged often disreputable person

The meaning of the word ragamuffin is a ragged often disreputable person.

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WordMeaning
parodya literary or musical work in which the style of an author or work is closely imitated for comic effect or in ridicule
untowarddifficult to guide, manage, or work with : unruly
puzzleto offer or represent to (someone) a problem difficult to solve or a situation difficult to resolve : challenge mentally
unerringlycommitting no error : faultless
effaceto eliminate or make indistinct by or as if by wearing away a surface
raveto talk irrationally in or as if in delirium
caucusa closed meeting of a group of persons belonging to the same political party or faction usually to select candidates or to decide on policy
smotherto kill by depriving of air
bouta spell or period of activity: such as
irreparablenot reparable : irremediable