straggle

[n] - a wandering or disorderly grouping (of things or persons)
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Straggle

• (n.) The act of straggling. • (v. t.) To be dispersed or separated; to occur at intervals. • (v. t.) To escape or stretch beyond proper limits, as the branches of a plant; to spread widely apart; to shoot too far or widely in growth. • (v. t.) To wander at large; to roam idly about; to ramble. • (v. t.) To wander from the...
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straggle

noun a wandering or disorderly grouping (of things or persons); `a straggle of outbuildings`; `a straggle of followers`
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Straggle

Strag'gle intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Straggled ; present participle & verbal noun Straggling .] [ Freq. of Middle English straken to roam, to stroke. See Stroke , transitive verb...
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Straggle

Strag'gle noun The act of straggling. [ R.] Carlyle.
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straggle

1. To wander from the direct course or way; to rove; to stray; to wander from the line of march or desert the line of battle; as, when troops are on the march, the men should not straggle. ... 2. To wander at large; to roam idly about; to ramble. 'The wolf spied out a straggling kid.' (L'Estrange) ... 3. To escape or stretch beyond proper limits, a...
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