Run-down Definition

rundoun
rundown
adjective
Not wound and therefore not running, as a spring-operated clock.
Webster's New World
In poor physical condition, as from overwork; debilitated.
Webster's New World
Fallen into disrepair; dilapidated.
Webster's New World
The definition of run down is someone or something that is not looking good and that has become dilapidated or disheveled, often due to neglect.
An example of run down is a person who has a cold and who looks tired and worn out.
An example of run down is a house in foreclosure on which the owners haven't done any repairs for the last ten years.
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Run down means a detailed description or analysis of something.
When a senior tells a junior all about the teacher and the type of tests to expect, this is an example of a run down.
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