To scold or rail at; to rate; to tease; to torment; to banter.
- A scrap of cloth.
- A piece of cloth used for cleaning, washing, or dusting.
- Threadbare or tattered clothing.
- Cloth converted to pulp for making paper.
- A scrap; a fragment.
- Slang A newspaper, especially one specializing in sensationalism or gossip.
- The stringy central portion and membranous walls of a citrus fruit.
- on the rag Vulgar Slang Menstruating.
- on the rag Vulgar Slang Irritable; grouchy.
- Slang To tease or taunt. See Synonyms at banter.
- Slang To berate; scold.
- Chiefly British To play a joke on.
- Sports In ice hockey, to maintain possession of (the puck) by outmaneuvering opposing players, especially so as to kill a penalty.
- Chiefly British A practical joke; a prank.
- A roofing slate with one rough surface.
- Chiefly British A coarsely textured rock.
- To compose or play (a piece) in ragtime.
- A piece written in ragtime.