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Spell check of decrepit

Correct spelling: decrepit

Synonyms:
patriarchal, weak, seedy, creaky, wobbly, shaky, threadbare, immemorial, abandoned, venerable, tattered, light, remiss, puny, better, fragile, delinquent, lame, unsound, time-honored, diseased, flimsy, debilitated, woeful, senile, shoddy, sapless, doddering, unsubstantial, sleazy, rheumatic, pestilent, nerveless, gray, bedraggled, derelict, hoary, olden, sickly, scruffy, faded, unhealthy, indisposed, infected, ramshackle, worn, run-down, delicate, antiquated, dilapidated, dingy, fallible, flea-bitten, frail, ancient, debile, rachitic, tacky, cursed, soft, washy, watery, down-at-heel, ratty, deserted, ailing, feeble, affected, sick, tumble-down, screaky, rundown, nauseous, rheumatoid, infirm, aged, shabby, strong, antique, tatterdemalion, scrubby, remote, decaying, disabled, powerless, neglectful, wonky, old, woebegone, rickety, tatty, ill, insubstantial, faint, imperfect, handicapped, arthritic, broken-down, unaccented, mangy, elderly, weakly, rheumy.

Antonyms:
new, robust.

Examples of usage:

1) And he lives in a sense as of decrepit age, seeking a " foot- hold through a blank profound;" grasping at facts which snap beneath his touch; in strange lands, and among people yet unborn, who ask, " Was John at all, and did he say he saw?" - "A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.)", Mrs. Sutherland Orr.

2) His entire worldly possessions consisted of a small assortment of household goods packed in a stout, long- bodied wagon, covered with canvas stretched over five poles bent in a half- circle, and drawn by two decrepit horses. - "Dick in the Desert", James Otis.

3) The food was good, but the service impossible, as there were some forty men, mostly officers, very hungry, and only one decrepit waiter to do the work. - "My Home In The Field of Honor", Frances Wilson Huard.

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