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moth-eaten

adjective uk   /ˈmɒθˌiː.tən/  us   /ˈmɑːθˌiː.t̬ən/
If clothing or furniture is moth-eaten, it looks old and has holes in it: I found some moth-eaten old sweaters in the back of the wardrobe.
Translations of “moth-eaten”
in Chinese (Traditional) 蟲蛀的, 破爛的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 虫蛀的, 破烂的…
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