Definition of 'tatty'
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It's already looking old and tatty. The Sun (2016)If it is tatty and old it could be dangerous. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His clothes were so tatty and his confidence so eroded that she could not imagine where he fitted into society. AN UNLIKELY COUNTESS: Lily Budge and the 13th Earl of Galloway (2004)So here's a tatty old comedy programme with some women in it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His coat is a tatty old thing, which he decides to swap for something more upscale. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Everything was on a lavish scale, slightly tatty only round the edges. Somewhere East of Life (1994)There isn't that slightly tatty countryside at the edge of a town which you can go off and explore. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Then you go back to some tatty old motel with no friends around and just a book to read or an iPod to listen to. Times, Sunday Times (2011)June says: 'I had a tatty old wig at first. The Sun (2010)He'd probably wear a tatty old T-shirt with more holes than cloth. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Take a good look at the first tatty and filthy old Egyptian banknote you handle and you'll see why. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As he speaks, a rather tatty, greying man with spectacles and a discernible paunch appears on the stage and walks towards us. Times, Sunday Times (2012)MARTIN of London - the stamps in the tatty old album are valuable. The Sun (2011)I think what can put them off are tatty old books that haven't been replaced in 20 years. The Sun (2014)
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