English version

moth-eaten

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmoth-eatenˈmoth-ˌeaten adjective 🔊 🔊 1 DCCHBIcloth that is moth-eaten has had holes eaten in it by moths 🔊 a moth-eaten sweater2 OLD/NOT NEWold and in bad condition 🔊 a moth-eaten old sofa
Examples from the Corpus
moth-eatenHer coat lost its moth-eaten look and became soft and glossy.Were they keeping a glass eye on him, these grotesque, moth-eaten remnants?a moth-eaten sweater
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