Synonyms for ramshackle:
Other synonyms and related words:
falling apart; in poor condition (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for ramshackle:
- The room was on the corner, as I have said, and I threw up the sash of the west window and looked out over a tangle of old buildings, ramshackle sheds, and an alley that appeared to lead nowhere. - "Blindfolded", Earle Ashley Walcott.
- Outside the birds could be heard twittering in the vine on the ramshackle little porch. - "Roy Blakeley in the Haunted Camp", Percy Keese Fitzhugh.
- The factory was somewhere on this end of the Rue Marcadet, but she didn't know exactly where and street numbers were often lacking on those ramshackle buildings separated by vacant lots. - "L'Assommoir", Emile Zola.