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Synonyms for rickety
ˈrɪk ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  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"

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

    Antonyms:
    stable, well, robust

  2. rickety, rachitic(adj)

    affected with, suffering from, or characteristic of rickets

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

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

    Antonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    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

    Antonyms:
    robust, well, stable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rickety(a.)

    Synonyms:
    affected with the rickets

  2. rickety(a.)

    Synonyms:
    shattered, broken, weak, tottering, crazy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rickety(a)

    Synonyms:
    ramshackle, dilapidated, tottering, crazy

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How to use rickety in a sentence?

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Translations for rickety

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • 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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