Decrepit and Unsound


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Decrepit adjective – Worn and broken down by hard use.
Unsound is a synonym for decrepit in strong topic. In some cases you can use "Unsound" instead an adjective "Decrepit", when it comes to topics like deteriorated.
Nearby Word: decrepitation
Synonyms for Decrepit


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Unsound adjective – Temporarily suffering from a disorder of the body.
Usage example: an unsound horse that will have to be disqualified from the race

Decrepit is a synonym for unsound in strong topic. You can use "Decrepit" instead an adjective "Unsound", if it concerns topics such as flimsy.
Nearby Words: unsounded, unsoundly
Synonyms for Unsound
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Unsound or Decrepit. 2016. Accessed August 04, 2021.

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