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decrepitude

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noun de·crep·i·tude \di-ˈkre-pə-ˌtüd, -ˌtyüd\

Simple Definition of decrepitude

  • : the state of being old and in bad condition or poor health

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of decrepitude

  1. :  the quality or state of being decrepit

Examples of decrepitude in a sentence

  1. The house has fallen into decrepitude.



1603

First Known Use of decrepitude

1603

Rhymes with decrepitude

beatitude, correctitude, disquietude, exactitude, inaptitude, incertitude, ineptitude, infinitude, ingratitude, inquietude, natural food, senectitude, similitude, solicitude, vicissitude


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