draggletailed

draggle-tailed

[drag-uhl-teyld]
adjective
untidy; bedraggled; slovenly.

Origin:
1645–55; draggle-tail + -ed3

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draggletailed (ˈdræɡəlˌteɪld)
 
adj
archaic (esp of a woman) bedraggled; besmirched

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