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"dilapidated" in British English

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dilapidatedadjective

uk   /dɪˈlæp.ɪ.deɪ.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
dilapidation
noun [U] uk   us   /dɪˌlæp.ɪˈdeɪ.ʃən/
The ​farmhousefell into a ​state of dilapidation.
(Definition of dilapidated from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dilapidatedadjective

 us   /dəˈlæp·ɪˌdeɪ·t̬ɪd/
(esp. of a ​structure) in ​badcondition and ​needingrepair: We still use the dilapidated ​barn for ​storingtools.
(Definition of dilapidated from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dilapidated”
in Spanish Ruinoso…
in Vietnamese cũ nát…
in Malaysian usang…
in Thai ที่เก่าผุพัง…
in Chinese (Simplified) 年久失修的,破败的,破旧的…
in Turkish viran, harap, yıkık dökük…
in Russian полуразвалившийся…
in Indonesian usang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 年久失修的,破敗的,破舊的…
in Polish rozpadający się…
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