Ramshackle – meaning of the word and examples

Appearing ready to collapse. (Merriam – Webster)

 Carelessly or loosely constructed. (Merriam – Webster)

Badly or untidily made and likely to break or fall down easily. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Badly organised. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Loosely made or held together; rickety; shaky: (Dictionary.com)

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

ramshackle building is badly made or in bad condition, and looks as if it is likely to fall down. (Collins Dictionary)


Ramshackle run down building. 

Ramshackle (III) by Sean T Phelan.


Shack Hut Ramshackle.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close