This page is about the slang term ratty (1)
in poor condition; worn or damaged because of continuous use
- Ratty old jeans are always in fashion among rock musicians.
- Don't you think it's time we replaced that ratty wallpaper in the kitchen?
This is typically used in American and Australian English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
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Contributor: Matt Errey