Synonyms for tatterdemalion

Synonyms for (noun) tatterdemalion

Synonyms: ragamuffin, tatterdemalion

Definition: a dirty shabbily clothed urchin

Similar words: urchin

Definition: poor and often mischievous city child

Synonyms for (adj) tatterdemalion

Synonyms: bedraggled, derelict, dilapidated, broken-down, ramshackle, tumble-down, tatterdemalion

Definition: in deplorable condition

Usage: a street of bedraggled tenements; a broken-down fence; a ramshackle old pier; a tumble-down shack

Similar words: damaged

Definition: harmed or injured or spoiled

Usage: I won't buy damaged goods; the storm left a wake of badly damaged buildings

Synonyms: tatterdemalion, tattered

Definition: worn to shreds; or wearing torn or ragged clothing

Usage: a man in a tattered shirt; the tattered flag; tied up in tattered brown paper; a tattered barefoot boy; a tatterdemalion prince

Similar words: worn

Definition: affected by wear; damaged by long use

Usage: worn threads on the screw; a worn suit; the worn pockets on the jacket

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