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rottenadjective

uk   /ˈrɒt.ən/  us   /ˈrɑː.tən/
B2 decayed: The room smelled of rotten vegetables.
very bad: rotten weatherold-fashioned It was rotten of you to leave without saying goodbye.

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"rotten" in American English

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rottenadjective

 us   /ˈrɑt·ən/
See at rot.
Rotten also means bad: a rotten trick rotten behavior
(Definition of rotten from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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