Decrepitude Definition

dĭ-krĕpĭ-to͝od, -tyo͝od
The condition of being decrepit; feebleness or infirmity.
Webster's New World
The quality or condition of being weakened, worn out, impaired, or broken down by old age, illness, or hard use.
American Heritage

Origin of Decrepitude

  • From French décrépitude, from Old French, from Latin decrepitudo (“decrepitude”).

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