Dilapidated vs Demolished - What's the difference?

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Dilapidated is a related term of demolished.


As verbs the difference between dilapidated and demolished

is that dilapidated is while demolished is (demolish).

As an adjective dilapidated

is having fallen into a state of disrepair or deterioration, especially through neglect.

dilapidated

English

Verb

(head)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Having fallen into a state of disrepair or deterioration, especially through neglect
  • Synonyms

    * beat * beat up * beaten up * bedraggled * broken-down * ramshackle * ruinous * rundown * tatterdemalion * tumbledown

    demolished

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (demolish)

  • demolish

    English

    Verb

    (es)
  • To destroy; to destruct.
  • They demolished the old house and put up four townhouses.
  • (figuratively) To utterly defeat.
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