dilapidates

di·lap·i·date || dɪ'læpɪdeɪt v. bring to a ruinous condition through misuse or neglect, squander; fall into ruin or decay

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dilapidate — Di*lap i*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dilapidated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dilapidating}.] [L. dilapidare to scatter like stones; di = dis + lapidare to throw stones, fr. lapis a stone. See {Lapidary}.] 1. To bring into a condition of decay or partial… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dilapidated — Dilapidate Di*lap i*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dilapidated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dilapidating}.] [L. dilapidare to scatter like stones; di = dis + lapidare to throw stones, fr. lapis a stone. See {Lapidary}.] 1. To bring into a condition of decay or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dilapidating — Dilapidate Di*lap i*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dilapidated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dilapidating}.] [L. dilapidare to scatter like stones; di = dis + lapidare to throw stones, fr. lapis a stone. See {Lapidary}.] 1. To bring into a condition of decay or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • dilapidator — noun One who dilapidates, a person committing dilapidation …   Wiktionary

  • date — abondâtes abordâtes accommodâtes accordâtes accoudâtes accédâtes aidâtes amendâtes antidate appréhendâtes attardâtes baladâtes bandâtes bardâtes barricadâtes bavardâtes blindâtes bombardâtes bordâtes boudâtes bradâtes bridâtes brodâtes candidate… …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • dâtes — abondâtes abordâtes accommodâtes accordâtes accoudâtes accédâtes aidâtes amendâtes appréhendâtes attardâtes baladâtes bandâtes bardâtes barricadâtes bavardâtes blindâtes bombardâtes bordâtes boudâtes bradâtes bridâtes brodâtes cardâtes cascadâtes …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • dilapidation — A species of ecclesiastical waste which occurs whenever the incumbent suffers any edifices of his ecclesiastical living to go to ruin or decay. It is either voluntary, by pulling down, or permissive, by suffering the church, parsonage houses, and …   Black's law dictionary

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