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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • The world of today is a bare, hungry, dilapidated place compared with the world that existed before 1914, and still more so if compared with the imaginary future to which the people of that period looked forward.

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  • a dilapidated old car
  • The home is dilapidated from decades of neglect.

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