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Spanish translation of “tatters”


noun plural /ˈtӕtəz/
torn and ragged pieces .
harapos , andrajos , jirones
tattered adjective ragged or torn
hecho jirones ; andrajoso , harapiento
a tattered cloak / book .
in tatters in a torn and ragged condition
hecho jirones , hecho trozos, destrozado
His clothes were in tatters.
(Definition of tatters from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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