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Twenty-eight years ago the Los Angeles LGBT Center moved from a rather dilapidated old motel and into a newly renovated 4,400-square-foot building in Hollywood.Passing the baton, Lorri Jean to exit as LA LGBT Center CEO|Brody Levesque|January 28, 2021|Washington Blade
The mansion where the main characters lived allowed me to escape my old dilapidated farmhouse for a solid 23 minutes every day.How pregnancy bed rest helped prepare me for life in a pandemic|Aileen Weintraub|January 7, 2021|Washington Post
It’s just a dilapidated former bed and breakfast, or so her mom tells her.One Good Thing: Housebound is the perfect horror comedy for the perpetually quarantined|Aja Romano|December 31, 2020|Vox
With no fresh cash coming in, the graveyard had become a dilapidated embarrassment.In Glover Park, an old Catholic cemetery gets new life|John Kelly|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
Gómez noted that lead is still present in older, more dilapidated housing — though I would argue lead isn’t really a climate issue.Environment Report: Gómez and Jacobs on the Green New Deal, Climate Injustice and More|MacKenzie Elmer|October 12, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The building used to be an all-girls school, and when it was initially purchased by Fortune it was dilapidated.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Here, in a dilapidated room, Saleem recounts the November blast.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We drove for what felt like forever to a sort of dilapidated commercial part of Istanbul on the Asian side of the city.The Model Diaries: In Turkey, It’s No Breasts, No Jobs|Anonymous|January 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That was a big reference point for us—a dilapidated old house, living in it and being bohemian.Tom Hiddleston On His Rocker-Vampire in ‘Only Lovers Left Alive,’ ‘Thor 2,’ and ‘Avengers 2’|Marlow Stern|September 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The building was dilapidated; the neighborhood sketchy; the floor dusty.
There was a window on each side of the dilapidated entrance, and one story above; but no light was visible.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
The cheapest cigars in New York are dispensed by dilapidated Chinamen, who have little stands about the streets and markets.
We were admitted by the keeper, who lives in the dilapidated but delightfully picturesque half-timbered gatehouse.
And yet at this dilapidated old inn there were a number of guests who made great pretensions at style.
There still remained several handsome old ivy-covered mansions, and many beautiful as well as picturesquely dilapidated gardens.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton