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Definition 1: lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where decrepit or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a feeble old woman
  • her body looked sapless

Synonyms for decrepit in the sense of this definition

(decrepit is similar to ...) physically weak

"an invalid's frail body"

Definition 2: worn and broken down by hard use - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where decrepit or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a creaky shack
  • a decrepit bus...its seats held together with friction tape
  • a flea-bitten sofa
  • a run-down neighborhood
  • a woebegone old shack

Synonyms for decrepit in the sense of this definition

(decrepit is similar to ...) affected by wear; damaged by long use

"worn threads on the screw" "a worn suit" "the worn pockets on the jacket"

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