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disrepair

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noun dis·re·pair \ˌdis-ri-ˈper\

Simple Definition of disrepair

  • : the state of needing to be repaired : bad condition

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of disrepair

  1. :  the state of being in need of repair <a building fallen into disrepair>

Examples of disrepair in a sentence

  1. The lighthouse was in disrepair until the volunteers cleaned it up.

  2. After years of neglect, the house fell into disrepair.



1798

First Known Use of disrepair

1798

Rhymes with disrepair


DISREPAIR Defined for Kids

disrepair

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noun dis·re·pair \ˌdis-ri-ˈper\

Definition of disrepair for Students

  1. :  the condition of needing to be fixed <The house was in disrepair.>





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