ragtag (comparative more ragtag, superlative most ragtag)
- Unkempt, shabby, or in a state of disrepair.
He liked to wear an old ragtag coat that was so threadbare that he'd get sunburned through it.
- Synonyms: bedraggled, decrepit, motheaten, tattered
- Very diverse; comprised of irregular and dissimilar components.
The guerrillas were a ragtag band of local thugs, former soldiers, displaced farmers, and political idealists.
- Synonyms: motley, jumbled, patchwork, uneven