moth-eaten Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “moth-eaten” in the English Dictionary

"moth-eaten" in British English

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uk   /ˈmɒθˌiː.tən/  us   /ˈmɑːθˌiː.t̬ən/
If ​clothing or ​furniture is moth-eaten, it ​looksold and has ​holes in it: I ​found some moth-eaten ​oldsweaters in the back of the ​wardrobe.
(Definition of moth-eaten from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “moth-eaten”
in Chinese (Simplified) 虫蛀的, 破烂的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蟲蛀的, 破爛的…
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