Worder - English dictionary
Worder Dictionary

The meaning of Ramshackle

ˈræmˌʃæk.əl

Ramshackle – definition

adjective

(especially of a house or vehicle) in a state of severe disrepair.

Usage examples:

A ramshackle cottage
adjective

Badly made and likely to break or fall down easily

Usage examples:

A ramshackle building with a sagging roof

Ramshackle translation into English

Ramshackle: translate from English into Chinese

Translate ramshackle into Chinese (Simplified)}
摇摇欲坠

Ramshackle: translate from English into Dutch

Translate ramshackle into Dutch}
Bouwvallig, Vervallen, Gammel, Rammelend, Waggelend, Wankel

Ramshackle: translate from English into French

Translate ramshackle into French}
Délabré, Branlant, Déglingué

Ramshackle: translate from English into German

Translate ramshackle into German}
Baufällig, Klapprig, Morsch, Altersschwach

Ramshackle: translate from English into Hindi

Translate ramshackle into Hindi}
जीर्ण, पुराना, भग्नप्राप्य, टूटा-फूटा, अस्थिर, डगमग

Ramshackle: translate from English into Italian

Translate ramshackle into Italian}
Sgangherato, Decrepito

Ramshackle: translate from English into Korean

Translate ramshackle into Korean}
엉망진창, 금방이라도 무너질 것 같은, 마차 따위 금방이라도 무너질 것 같은, 집 따위 금방이라도 무너질 것 같은, 체제 따위 금방이라도 무너질 것 같은

Ramshackle: translate from English into Russian

Translate ramshackle into Russian}
Ветхий, Полуразвалившийся, Разваливающийся, Обветшалый, Дряхлый

Ramshackle: translate from English into Spanish

Translate ramshackle into Spanish}
Destartalado, Desvencijado, Tambaleante

Word origin

early 19th century (originally dialect in the sense ‘irregular, disorderly’): alteration of earlier ramshackled, altered form of obsolete ransackled ‘ransacked’.

Study English words for free

Worder is a free project where you can save words, add translations and study English words.

In order to use our service, you need a free account. You can sign in or sign up an account right now. You can use it in our application afterward.

* The project is being actively developed right now. So, not all functions are available, but we update it regularly.

Ramshackle – similar words

Ramshackle synonims

My Worder

Please register or authorize in order to use all the features of our service.

Learn English words everywhere!

All our English words and phrases are available for learning for free in our mobile application.