Dilapidated is a related term of musty.
As adjectives the difference between dilapidated and musty
is that dilapidated
is having fallen into a state of disrepair or deterioration, especially through neglect while musty
is having a stale odor.
As a verb dilapidated
Having fallen into a state of disrepair or deterioration, especially through neglect
* beat up
* beaten up
Having a stale odor.
Mr. Pratt's Patients
, passage=So, after a spell, he decided to make the best of it and shoved us into the front parlor.