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English definition of “dilapidated”


adjective     /dɪˈlæp.ɪ.deɪ.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/
describes something old and in poor condition : The hotel we stayed in was really dilapidated. a dilapidated old car / shed In bad condition dilapidation     /dɪˌlæp.ɪˈdeɪ.ʃən/ noun [U] The farmhouse fell into a state of dilapidation.In bad condition
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