Synonyms and Antonyms of tattered

  1. 1 wearing torn or worn out clothes arrived at the refugee camp tattered and exhausted Synonyms ragged, raggedy, ragtag, tatterdemalion Related Words bedraggled, scroungy, scruffy, shabby, threadbare; down-at-the-heels (or down-at-heel also down-at-the-heel or down-at-heels) Phrases out at elbows (or out at the elbows) Near Antonyms decked (out), dolled up, dressed up; spiffy

  2. 2 worn or torn into or as if into rags a hobo in tattered old clothes and worn-out shoes Synonyms frayed, raggedy, ratty, seedy, shabby, ragged, threadbare, worn-outRelated Words dowdy, scruffy, tatterdemalion; dingy, faded; lacerate (or lacerated), shredded; holey, patchy; broken-down, decrepit, dilapidated, dog-eared, grungy, mangy, moth-eaten, run-down, scuzzy [slang], tackyNear Antonyms brand-new, new, spick-and-span (or spic-and-span), unused

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to cast off or become cast off

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