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disrepair Explained

disrepair at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['dısrı'pɛə]

disrepair at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1798, from dis- + repair (n.). ///

disrepair at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] buildings, roads etc that are in disrepair are in bad condition because they have not been cared for// --buildings allowed to fall into disrepair // --The castle is in a state of disrepair .//

disrepair at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

52 Moby Thesaurus words for "disrepair":
bankruptcy, breakage, breakdown, collapse, crack-up, crippling,
damage, decay, destruction, deterioration, detriment, dilapidation,
disablement, encroachment, functionlessness, harm, hobbling, hurt,
hurting, impairment, inapplicability, incapacitation, infringement,
injury, inoperability, inoperativeness, inroad, inutility, loss,
maiming, mayhem, mischief, mutilation, needlessness, otiosity,
ruin, ruination, ruinousness, sabotage, scathe, sickening,
spoiling, superfluousness, unemployability, unfitness,
unhelpfulness, unnecessity, unserviceability, unsuitability,
unusability, uselessness, weakening

disrepair at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
[U] a building, road, etc. that is in a state of disrepair has not been looked after and is broken or in bad condition:
The station quickly fell into disrepair after it was closed.

disrepair at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
[U] a building, road, etc. that is in a state of disrepair has not been looked after and is broken or in bad condition:
The station quickly fell into disrepair after it was closed.

Disrepair at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Disrepair \Dis`re*pair"\, n.
A state of being in bad condition, and wanting repair.

The fortifications were ancient and in disrepair. --Sir
W. Scott.

disrepair at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

disrepair
n : in need of repairs

disrepair at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: prefix » dis|repair

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˌdɪs.ɹɪˈpɛə(ɹ)/
  • Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /ˌdɪs.ɹɪˈpɛɹ/
  • : Inter: rhymes » ɛə(r)

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » -

  • The state of being out of repair; broken.
    1. Impaired condition.


    Translation: et » disrepair
    Translation: io » disrepair
    Translation: it » disrepair
    Translation: ml » disrepair
    Translation: ta » disrepair
    Translation: vi » disrepair
    Translation: zh » disrepair