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Synonyms for rickety
ˈrɪk ɪ tirick·ety

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  1. rickety, shaky, wobbly, wonkyadjective

    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, rachiticadjective

    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, weaklyadjective

    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 Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. ricketyadjective

    affected with the rickets

  2. ricketyadjective

    shattered, broken, weak, tottering, crazy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.0 / 1 vote

  1. ricketyadjective

    ramshackle, dilapidated, tottering, crazy

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  • gebrechlich, wackelig, rachitischGerman
  • ξεχαρβαλωμένος, ραχιτικός, σαθρός, ετοιμόρροποςGreek
  • raquíticoSpanish
  • kuppainen, hauras, hutera, riisitautinenFinnish
  • délabré, boiteux, chambranlant, rachitiqueFrench
  • rachitik, delambreHaitian Creole
  • traballante, rachiticoItalian
  • rachitisch, gammel, gebrekkig, wankelDutch
  • трясущийся, ветхий, рахитичныйRussian
  • skrangligSwedish
  • 搖搖晃晃Chinese

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