down-at-heel Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"down-at-heel" in British English

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uk   us   /ˌdaʊn.ətˈhɪəl/ (US also down-at-the-heel, down-at-the-heels)
wearingoldclothes, or in a ​badcondition, because of not having much ​money: She had a ​decidedly down-at-heel ​appearance. He ​worked in a down-at-heel ​café.
(Definition of down-at-heel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “down-at-heel”
in Chinese (Simplified) 衣衫破旧的, 潦倒的, 破落的,破败的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衣衫破舊的, 潦倒的, 破落的,破敗的…
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