bedraggled

[bih-drag-uhld]
adjective
limp and soiled, as with rain or dirt.

Origin:
bedraggle + -ed2

unbedraggled, adjective
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bedraggle

[bih-drag-uhl]
verb (used with object), bedraggled, bedraggling.
to make limp and soiled, as with rain or dirt.

Origin:
1720–30; be- + draggle

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bedraggle (bɪˈdræɡəl)
 
vb
(tr) to make (hair, clothing, etc) limp, untidy, or dirty, as with rain or mud

bedraggled (bɪˈdræɡəld)
 
adj
(of hair, clothing, etc) limp, untidy, or dirty, as with rain or mud

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Word Origin & History

bedraggle
1727, from be- + draggle, frequentative of drag.

bedraggled
1727, p.p. adj. from bedraggle.
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Example sentences
The emergency rooms of this bedraggled region are facing their own emergency.
Newspapers across the country published pictures of one of its cars being towed
  to a dealer by four bedraggled horses.
Gold discovered at those sites over a century ago transformed bedraggled
  prospectors into instant millionaires.
His resignation leaves the coalition even more bedraggled.
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