1. in deplorable condition

- a ramshackle old pier

Similar word(s): damaged, bedraggled, derelict, dilapidated, tatterdemalion

Sentences with ramshackle as an adjective:

- They stayed in a ramshackle cabin on the beach.

- He entered the ramshackle bus, and was driven a long distance through very sandy streets to the hotel on the St. Lawrence.