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dilapidated

adjective di·lap·i·dat·ed

Simple Definition of dilapidated

  • : in very bad condition because of age or lack of care

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dilapidated

  1. :  decayed, deteriorated, or fallen into partial ruin especially through neglect or misuse <a dilapidated old house>

Examples of dilapidated in a sentence

  1. <a dilapidated car that had seen better days>



1565

First Known Use of dilapidated

1565


DILAPIDATED Defined for Kids

dilapidated

adjective di·lap·i·dat·ed \də-ˈla-pə-ˌdā-təd\

Definition of dilapidated for Students

  1. :  falling apart or ruined from age or from lack of care <a dilapidated car>





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