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a building or car that is in a bad condition and needs a lot of work
informal a car that is in very bad condition
Britishinformal an old car in bad condition
informal old-fashioned an old car that is in bad condition
Britishinformal an old uncomfortable vehicle
Americaninformal an old vehicle or machine that is in very bad condition
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
reminding you of death in an unpleasant and frightening way
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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