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dilapidated

Saltos de línea: di¦lapi|dated
Pronunciación: /dɪˈlapɪdeɪtɪd
 
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Definición de dilapidated en inglés:

adjetivo

(Of a building or object) in a state of disrepair or ruin as a result of age or neglect: old, dilapidated buildings the tank was now rather dilapidated
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • If it goes ahead, it will allow the council to dispose of several dilapidated office buildings around the city.
  • He stared at the dilapidated office building, wondering how many people were inside.
  • The dilapidated restaurant was wedged in between two larger buildings, and the entrance was in the narrow alley on the left.
Sinónimos
neglected, uncared-for, untended, unmaintained, badly maintained;
the worse for wear, falling to pieces, falling apart, gone to rack and ruin, gone to seed
informal shambly, slummy
North American informal shacky

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