rag doll


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rag doll

n.
A stuffed cloth doll, traditionally made from leftover scraps of material.

rag′ doll′


n.
a stuffed doll, esp. of cloth.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rag doll - a cloth doll that is stuffed and (usually) paintedrag doll - a cloth doll that is stuffed and (usually) painted
doll, dolly - a small replica of a person; used as a toy
Translations

rag doll

nbambola di pezza
References in classic literature ?
On the floor there lay a rag doll, but she was not playing with it as, motionless, she stood there with her finger to her lips.
We busted it up, and chased the children up the hollow; but we never got anything but some doughnuts and jam, though Ben Rogers got a rag doll, and Jo Harper got a hymn-book and a tract; and then the teacher charged in, and made us drop everything and cut.
The little girl with the rag doll found a place on the bottom step of an enclosed back stairway, and sat with her toes curled up, looking out at us expectantly.
They sewed him up in a bed-bag, his head an' feet appearin', fer the rest o' the trip, an' now he's to home in Essex playin' with little rag dolls.
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Appearing for the first time in English, this free-verse novella about a complex mother-daughter relationship between a woman and the rag doll she makes was first published in Marathi in 1966.
One shocked officer said: "He looks like a rag doll.
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He took us into the bedroom, where mother was lying with a new baby girl born on Christmas Day, a real baby doll but no more welcome to me than the rag doll.