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Synonyms for ratchet
ˈrætʃ ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ratchet, rachet, ratch(verb)

    mechanical device consisting of a toothed wheel or rack engaged with a pawl that permits it to move in only one direction

    Synonyms:
    ratch, rachet

  2. ratchet, rachet up, ratchet down(verb)

    move by degrees in one direction only

    "a ratcheting lopping tool"

    Synonyms:
    rachet up, ratchet down

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ratchet(n.)

    Synonyms:
    click, catch, detent, pawl

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    pawl, cliquet, wrench

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