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adjective run-down pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    so tired that you do not feel well

    Evie had been working too hard and was feeling run-down.

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  2. 2
    in bad condition because no one has spent money on repairs

    This area of Liverpool is poor and run-down.

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spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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