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Synonyms for rickety
ˈrɪk ɪ ti

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  1. rickety, shaky, wobbly, wonky(adj)

    inclined to shake as from weakness or defect

    "a rickety table"; "a wobbly chair with shaky legs"; "the ladder felt a little wobbly"; "the bridge still stands though one of the arches is wonky"

    weak, infirm, askew, shaky, weakly, debile, precarious, skew-whiff, trembling, cockeyed, sapless, rachitic, lopsided, decrepit, awry(p), shivering, wobbly, feeble, wonky

    stable, well, robust

  2. rickety, rachitic(adj)

    affected with, suffering from, or characteristic of rickets

    "rickety limbs and joints"; "a rachitic patient"

    wobbly, debile, wonky, rachitic, weak, sapless, shaky, weakly, feeble, infirm, decrepit

    well, robust, stable

  3. decrepit, debile, feeble, infirm, rickety, sapless, weak, weakly(adj)

    lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality

    "a feeble old woman"; "her body looked sapless"

    weak, watery, infirm, unaccented, washy, shaky, weakly, debile, woebegone, lame, rachitic, nerveless, run-down, wonky, imperfect, creaky, faint, frail, decrepit, light, fallible, flea-bitten, wobbly, feeble, derelict, sapless

    robust, well, stable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rickety(a.)

    affected with the rickets

  2. rickety(a.)

    shattered, broken, weak, tottering, crazy

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  • wackelig, rachitisch, gebrechlichGerman
  • ξεχαρβαλωμένος, σαθρός, ετοιμόρροπος, ραχιτικόςGreek
  • raquíticoSpanish
  • hutera, kuppainen, riisitautinen, haurasFinnish
  • rachitique, boiteux, chambranlant, délabréFrench
  • rachitik, delambreHaitian Creole
  • rachitico, traballanteItalian
  • gebrekkig, gammel, wankel, rachitischDutch
  • ветхий, трясущийся, рахитичныйRussian
  • skrangligSwedish
  • 搖搖晃晃Chinese

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