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Tatterdemalion

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Noun

1. ragamuffin, tatterdemalion

a dirty shabbily clothed urchin

Adjective

2. tatterdemalion, tattered

worn to shreds; or wearing torn or ragged clothing

Example Sentences:
'a man in a tattered shirt'
'the tattered flag'
'tied up in tattered brown paper'
'a tattered barefoot boy'
'a tatterdemalion prince'

3. bedraggled, broken-down, derelict, dilapidated, ramshackle, tatterdemalion, tumble-down

in deplorable condition

Example Sentences:
'a street of bedraggled tenements'
'a broken-down fence'
'a ramshackle old pier'
'a tumble-down shack'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Tatterdemalion

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noun
rare
a. 
a person dressed in ragged clothes
b. 
(as modifier)
a tatterdemalion dress

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Tatterdemalion

see synonyms of tatterdemalion
noun
a person in torn, ragged clothes; ragamuffin

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Tatterdemalion

see synonyms of tatterdemalion
n.
A person wearing ragged or tattered clothing; a ragamuffin.
adj.
Ragged; tattered.

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