English to Afrikaans Meaning :: dilapidated

Dilapidated :
vervalle
- vervalle
 

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Verb(1) bring into a condition of decay or partial ruin by neglect or misuse(2) fall into decay or ruin
Adjective(1) in deplorable condition

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(1) Over-crowded, run down and dilapidated school buildings must be tackled immediately.(2) He stared at the dilapidated office building, wondering how many people were inside.(3) With a view to helping the environment, the couple bought a mountainside property in west Cork with a dilapidated cottage and a barn attached.(4) The circle found that this family of four was living in a dilapidated hut with virtually no means for food and medicines.(5) This will fund the restoration work and the construction of a community meeting room, which will replace the dilapidated church hall.(6) If it goes ahead, it will allow the council to dispose of several dilapidated office buildings around the city.(7) On the area of the croft land, there is also a further dilapidated farm building which could have the potential for residential conversion.(8) The complex has been neglected and has become a dilapidated landmark in the city.(9) The number of empty dilapidated shops in the depressing Bradford city centre are witness to the existing problems of traders.(10) The dilapidated restaurant was wedged in between two larger buildings, and the entrance was in the narrow alley on the left.(11) Several of the children living in the dilapidated facility had psychological problems, officials said.(12) The award of lottery and European cash marks the end of a five-year campaign to replace dilapidated facilities in Scotchman Road.(13) As a result, the siheyuans became compounds occupied by many households, and the number of dilapidated houses increased.(14) Way back when I was ten, my brother and I used to play in a dilapidated shed on the edge of the Gloucester-shire town where I was brought up.(15) Today only about five GardaÔö£┬í work out of the portable cabins behind the dilapidated station which closes at night.(16) Besides, the building is in a dilapidated condition and maintenance work has not been carried out for years.
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(1) dilapidate ::
dilapidate
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Adjective
1. run-down ::
hardloop-down
2. tumbledown ::
neer tuimel
3. ramshackle ::
rammelend
4. broken-down ::
afgebreek
5. in disrepair ::
in verval
6. shabby ::
shabby
7. battered ::
mishandelde
8. beat-up ::
klop-up
9. rickety ::
lendelam
10. shaky ::
wankelrige
11. unsound ::
ongesonde
13. in ruins ::
in puin
17. decrepit ::
afgeleefde
18. neglected ::
verwaarloos
19. uncared-for ::
onversorg-vir
20. untended ::
onverzorgd
21. the worse for wear ::
die erger vir slytasie
22. falling to pieces ::
uitmekaarval
23. falling apart ::
val uitmekaar
24. gone to rack and ruin ::
weg ten gronde
25. gone to seed ::
gegaan om saad
Verb
26. decay ::
verval
27. crumble ::
krummel
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