What does dilapidated mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term dilapidated:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. dilapidated(Adjective)

    Having fallen into a state of disrepair or deterioration, especially through neglect

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dilapidated

    of Dilapidate

  2. Dilapidated(adj)

    decayed; fallen into partial ruin; injured by bad usage or neglect

How to pronounce dilapidated?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say dilapidated in sign language?

  1. dilapidated

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dilapidated in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dilapidated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of dilapidated in a Sentence

  1. James Scott:

    E-Voting machines are nothing more than dilapidated, barebones PCs with zero endpoint security.

  2. Mark Rank:

    We focus a lot of time on ... inner-city, minority groups living in dilapidated housing as an image of poverty in this country.

  3. Eric Roberts:

    So it's not that folks are wrong to worry about old houses, dilapidated buildings, water infrastructure. That's all really valid.

  4. Mark Rank:

    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.

  5. Bernie Sanders:

    The homes just became dilapidated. The grass was dying. Palm trees were dumped over, it was just dead, dead, dead, dead, all the way down. At least 10 houses down, every other home was just gone. Empty.

Images & Illustrations of dilapidated

  1. dilapidateddilapidateddilapidateddilapidateddilapidated



© Definitions.net