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rag1

Pronunciation: /ræg/

noun/nombre

  • 1 (piece of cloth) trapo (masculine) like a red rag to a bull [colloquial/familiar] mentioning that to him is like a red rag to a bull mencionarle eso es pincharlo para que se enfurezca to feel like a wet rag [colloquial/familiar] estar* hecho un trapo or un guiñapo [colloquial/familiar] to have the rag on o (British English/inglés británico) be on the rag [slang/argot] tener* la regla or el período to lose one's rag (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] explotar [colloquial/familiar], perder* los estribos chew 1
    Example sentences
    • It hadn't taken Lee long to come back with a clean wet cloth before the cold rag was pressed to Kris' scalp.
    • He leaned down to gather clean water in the rag for rinsing, running the cloth over the same areas.
    • Quickly, he ran to grab some rags to clean up, shaking his head - he knew he'd ruined his chance.
  • 2 [colloquial/familiar] [pejorative/peyorativo] (newspaper) periodicucho (masculine) [pejorative/peyorativo]
  • 3
    (rags plural)
    (tattered clothes) harapos (masculine plural), andrajos (masculine plural) dressed in rags cubierto de harapos or andrajos, harapiento, andrajoso from rags to riches de la pobreza a la fortuna his was a classic rags-to-riches story el suyo fue el clásico caso del pobre que hace fortuna
    Example sentences
    • In rags she huddled in the corner of her dank cell.
    • You could see the homeless on the streets, in their tattered rags and scraps of what were once new, clean clothes; they were all begging.
    • There's one guy who gets on the tube with an accordion, while his son, in tattered rags, goes up and down the aisles with a Pringles can to collect spare change.

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rag2

Pronunciation: /ræg/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-gg-)

  • (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] [dated/anticuado] tomarle el pelo a [colloquial/familiar]

noun/nombre

(British English/inglés británico)
  • 1 (in British universities)
    (rag week)
    [ semana durante la cual se recaudan fondos para obras benéficas ]

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Pronunciation: /ræg/

noun/nombre

  • [Music/Música] composición (feminine) de ragtime

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