Meaning of “deplorable” in the English Dictionary

"deplorable" in British English

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deplorableadjective

uk /dɪˈplɔː.rə.bəl/ us /dɪˈplɔː.rə.bəl/ formal

(Definition of “deplorable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"deplorable" in American English

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deplorableadjective

us /dɪˈplɔr·ə·bəl, -ˈploʊr-/

very bad:

The children were raised in deplorable conditions.

(Definition of “deplorable” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)