Word of the Day – May 19 – Tatterdemalion

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Adjective: Tatterdemalion  (tat-er-dih-MEYL-yuhn)

Definition:

1. Ragged; unkempt or dilapidated.

2. A person in tattered clothing: a shabby person.

Sample sentence: He seemed to fit the tatterdemalion apartment perfectly, with his dark clothes threadbare, his beard unkempt, and his shoes cracked.

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