tattered

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dressed in tatters or rags; ragged
Simple past tense and past participle of tatter
dilapidated; showing gaps or breaks; jagged; broken
rent in tatters, torn, hanging in rags; ragged

The chattering, irrational brute of the subconscious clothes itself in the tattered garments of rationality and idealism.

If you describe something as tattered, you mean that it has been badly damaged or has failed completely. But, two-and-a-half years later, things haven't quite gone to plan and Stanley's dreams of fame and fortune lie tattered and torn. clothes, books etc that are tattered are old and torn
{s} worn, shredded
worn to shreds; or wearing torn or ragged clothing; "a man in a tattered shirt"; "the tattered flag"; "tied up in tattered brown paper"; "a tattered barefoot boy"; "a tatterdemalion prince
dressed in tatters
past of tatter
ragged and torn
If something such as clothing or a book is tattered, it is damaged or torn, especially because it has been used a lot over a long period of time. He fled wearing only a sarong and a tattered shirt
tattered clothes
old and ripped garments
Tattered.
tatterdemalion
tatter
To destroy an article of clothing by shredding
tatter
{n} a loose rag
tatter
{v} to tear, to rend
tatter
To rend or tear into rags; used chiefly in the past participle as an adjective
tatter
One who makes tatting
tatter
{f} tear, be torn
tatter
A rag, or a part torn and hanging; chiefly used in the plural
tatter
{i} torn shred of a garment; rag
tatter
A person engaged in tatting
tatter
A shred of torn cloth; an individual item of torn and ragged clothing
tatter
a small piece of cloth or paper
tattered
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