Adjective(1) worn and broken down by hard use(2) lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality
(1) One of his long time friends asked how a decrepit bloke like him had landed such a gorgeous dame.(2) David turned to the decrepit man sitting in the interrogation room.(3) It's not for working reporters, even old, decrepit ones like myself, to comment on that kind of thing.(4) To less decrepit members of the population than me, life means nightlife.(5) Anna is a femme fatale looking for a young powerful lover to help her murder her decrepit husband and make off with his fortune.(6) It is old, rickety, and decrepit , and miraculously survives the nine-day trip.(7) Edith Evans made a striking screen debut as the decrepit Countess.(8) Demolition debris surrounds the stately but decrepit house of Sripathi Rao, Nandana's grandfather.(9) And here she was, sitting in this decrepit house on the island, trying to make a life for herself as a painter.(10) We had just walked to the top of the hill and scrambled among the ruins of decrepit churches and an old stone castle.(11) And it would be lovely to actually build that house on Gola before we're too decrepit to take advantage of it.(12) The old decrepit man watched as they harassed the beautiful young lady who was trying to enjoy her lunch in peace.(13) The marriage of a man to a woman more than twice his age is unheard of in the country, where nubile, teenage girls are frequently betrothed to decrepit , old men.(14) A few kilometers down a decrepit road is a sprawling abandoned battery factory.(15) Even if she were in trouble she would not leave her decrepit house in a nightgown.(16) When they got to the decrepit house, Robin seized Twigg by the arm and pulled him into a nearby bush.
(1) decrepit house :: afgeleefde huis
1. feeble ::
2. dilapidated ::
4. woebegone ::
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