Meaning of “have seen better days” in the English Dictionary

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"have seen better days" in British English

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have seen better days

to be old and in bad condition:

That jacket has seen better days. Why don't you get a new one?

(Definition of “have seen better days” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"have seen better days" in American English

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have seen better days

to be old and in bad condition:

This jacket’s seen better days.

(Definition of “have seen better days” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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