in poor/bad (etc.) condition


: not strong and not ready to work or play a sport
She hasn't been taking care of herself and is in poor condition.

Examples of in poor/bad (etc.) condition in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sometimes, bags are in bad condition and are wrapped to keep them together. Harrison Pierce, Travel + Leisure, 7 June 2024 Unfortunately, brown pelicans are showing up around the Bay Area in poor condition. Joan Morris, The Mercury News, 3 June 2024 Based on aerial photos of your home, your roof is in poor condition. Nerdwallet, The Mercury News, 16 May 2024 Also uncovered were a series of ceramic shards, most of which were in poor condition, researchers said. Brendan Rascius, Miami Herald, 12 Apr. 2024 If Bendix decides to do that — and that’s a big if — the motivation would be to replenish a farm system that the current regime believes is in poor condition. Barry Jackson, Miami Herald, 2 Apr. 2024 Around 46,100 of the 617,000 bridges across the United States, or 7.5% of all bridges, are considered structurally deficient and are in poor condition, according to the American Society of Civil Engineers’ most recent infrastructure report card released in 2021. Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN, 30 Mar. 2024 Thirty-five percent said at least one-fourth of their schools were in poor condition. Asia Fields, Idaho Statesman, 27 Mar. 2024 The biodiversity law, if passed, set a lofty target for member nations of the EU to flip 30% of the region’s habitat that’s in poor condition by 2030. Prarthana Prakash, Fortune Europe, 26 Mar. 2024

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“In poor/bad (etc.) condition.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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