Examples of dilapidated in a Sentence
a dilapidated car that had seen better days
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The City Council agreed Tuesday night to seek quotes and proposals to repair the dilapidated, 17,000-gallon fountain that has been dry since the drought and to partially restore its flow and add landscaping to parts where the water wouldn't run.
The Americans wanted to send officials to inspect the dilapidated freighter and its illicit cargo.
The dilapidated former Perkins Restaurant on Colerain Avenue in the northeast corner of Green Township will be replaced by a new Gold Star Chili restaurant opening later this year.
About a decade ago, Joe Berry transformed a dilapidated Eastman Texaco station, dating to 1927, on the Rivercrest end of Camp Bowie.
The dilapidated 1930s structure had been converted to a makeshift artists' collective, with some artists taking up residence.
The city Redevelopment Authority created the business park by buying several dilapidated former A.O. Smith/Tower Automotive buildings and demolishing them.
Public records released in February 2017 showed city officials and police had visited the Ghost Ship numerous times in the years before the fire, and investigated at least 10 code enforcement violations at the dilapidated building.
Back in 2011, the owner of a block of dilapidated warehouses in Long Island City, Queens, proposed replacing thousands of square feet of graffiti murals that decorated the buildings with luxury residential towers.
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gone to seed;
DILAPIDATED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dilapidated for English Language Learners
: in very bad condition because of age or lack of care
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