Pronunciation of Tattered
/tˈatəd/, /tˈatəd/, /t_ˈa_t_ə_d/
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Other synonyms and related words:
faded, scrubby, seedy, dilapidated, bedraggled, broken-down, scruffy, frayed, dingy, mangy, ragged, tumble-down, threadbare, rundown, shabby, decrepit, tatty, down-at-heel, worn-out, ratty, derelict, shoddy, Decaying, sleazy, ramshackle, raggedy.
Sense 1 (noun)
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Usage examples for tattered:
- The assembly on the night in question was not very numerous; there might be about twelve in it, and they all were of the poorer kind; some even had neither shoes or stockings, and there was one poor fellow had neither hat nor coat,- nothing but a tattered shirt and trousers. - "The Macdermots of Ballycloran", Anthony Trollope.
- Their tattered banners, with the broken, proud inscriptions of campaigns and battles, droop above long lists of dead. - "Highways and Byways in Surrey", Eric Parker.
- On the contrary, his clothes were more worn and tattered; his countenance more sadly marred. - "Ten Nights in a Bar Room", T. S. Arthur.