To draggle to soil as clothes which in hiking are experienced to pull in dust dirt an such like
- make damp and dirty, as from rain
- To draggle; to earth, as garments which, in hiking, are suffered to pull in dirt, dirt, etc.
1727, from be- + draggle, frequentative of drag.
(v. t.) To draggle; to earth, as clothes which, in walking, are experienced to drag in dirt, mud, etc.