Word of the Day

Word of the Day: Tatterdemalion
 
Pronunciation: /tatt-er-dih-MAIL-yun/
 
Definition: (adj)
 
1) ragged or disreputable in appearance
2) being in a decayed state or condition
3) tattered or dilapidated
 
Etymology: 1600-10; first written tatter-de-mallian and rhymed with Italian; see tatter1; -de-mallian