decrepitude definition

  • noun:
    • the standard or problem of being weakened, worn-out, reduced, or broken-down by later years, disease, or tough usage.
    • the state to be decrepit or worn-out from age or lengthy use
    • The broken state produced by decay and the infirmities of age; infirm old age.
    • their state of being broken-down by infirmities, physical or psychological, specially infirmities of age.
    • a situation of deterioration because of old age or lengthy use

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