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dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
chronic - long established as a disease
millennium - thousand-year period (as in the New Testament); hoped-for period of happiness and prosperity
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
avid - greedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
seasoned - experienced
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
undermine - weaken gradually; sap; dig a mine beneath
genuflect - bend the knee as in worship
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained