bedraggled, broken-down, derelict, dilapidated, ramshackle, tatterdemalion, tumble-down(adj)
in deplorable condition
"a street of bedraggled tenements"; "a broken-down fence"; "a ramshackle old pier"; "a tumble-down shack"
Having fallen into a state of disrepair or deterioration, especially through neglect
decayed; fallen into partial ruin; injured by bad usage or neglect
The numerical value of dilapidated in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of dilapidated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
E-Voting machines are nothing more than dilapidated, barebones PCs with zero endpoint security.
We focus a lot of time on ... inner-city, minority groups living in dilapidated housing as an image of poverty in this country.
So it's not that folks are wrong to worry about old houses, dilapidated buildings, water infrastructure. That's all really valid.
One Nation, Underprivileged: Why American Poverty Affects Us All. we focus a lot of time on ... inner-city, minority groups living in dilapidated housing as an image of poverty in this country.
The 30-foot-high bollard-style wall is a massive upgrade, and exactly what the men and women of the Border Patrol have requested. It's not mere replacement, for dilapidated, ineffective low wall and vehicle barriers : It's a new wall and part of a wall system.
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Translations for dilapidated
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- rappeutunut, ränsistynytFinnish
- vieux, caduc, délabré, infirmeFrench
- degradato, cadente, pericolanteItalian
- verloederd, vervallen, verwaarloosdDutch
- forfallenNorwegian Nynorsk
- полуразру́шенный, полуразвали́вшийсяRussian
- förfallen, nedgångenSwedish
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