Definition of moth-eaten adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    moth-eaten

     adjective
    adjective
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  1. 1(of clothes, etc.) damaged or destroyed by moths
  2. 2(informal, disapproving) very old and in bad condition synonym shabby
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