The old house, which Jane had inherited from her aging grandmother, was in a ruined and crumbling state of decrepitude. Its antique porch steps and railing had fallen into a broken state of decrepitude over the years, and Jane could barely enter the front door. The run-down house seemed feeble and decrepit, as if it had been sick along with her ailing grandmother.
Quiz: Which person is in a state of decrepitude?
- Julia, who has been greatly disappointed by someone she loves.
- Julio, who is at the end of his long life and in poor health.
- Giuglio, who has recently suffered a number of failures and feels somewhat hopeless.