The tramp wore a tatty old overcoat.
The stairs looked a bit tatty for a place which has been open only a day.
tatty piece of rope tied to the tip of the mast.
We all take the time to look good before we leave the house, but for some reason still choose our oldest T-shirt, stretched out sweats or tatty robe to throw on at home.
Her right foot was encased in a tatty red stiletto; the other was bare.
All manner of dirt and mold streaks soon build up, making the trailer look tatty.