Thursday, January 9, 2014

Shambles

Shambles [ sham-buh'l-es ]
 noun, intransitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (n.) a scene of complete ruin, clutter or disorder
2. (n.) a scene of bloodshed or carnage
3. (n.) a slaughterhouse
4. (intr. v.) to walk by shuffling the feet or in an awkward, unsteady manner
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The entire house was left in a shambles after the police searched the place for concealed drugs.