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tattered

Pronunciation: /ˈtætərd; ˈtætəd/

Translation of tattered in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [clothes] hecho jirones; [pride/image] destrozado a tattered old tramp un viejo vagabundo harapiento or andrajoso
    Example sentences
    • Rich men with tailored suits knelt by poor men in tattered clothes.
    • The labourers were in a bad condition, with tattered clothes and worn-out expressions.
    • Spin and weave every day, for our Mother is in tattered weeds and a poor mother needs clothes to cover her sores.

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