Synonyms for ratty

Synonyms for (adjective) ratty

Synonyms: ratty

Definition: dirty and infested with rats

Similar words: soiled, dirty, unclean

Definition: soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime

Usage: dirty unswept sidewalks; a child in dirty overalls; dirty slums; piles of dirty dishes; put his dirty feet on the clean sheet; wore an unclean shirt; mining is a dirty job; Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves


Synonyms: ratty, tatty, moth-eaten, shabby

Definition: showing signs of wear and tear

Usage: a ratty old overcoat; shabby furniture; an old house with dirty windows and tatty curtains

Similar words: worn

Definition: affected by wear; damaged by long use

Usage: worn threads on the screw; a worn suit; the worn pockets on the jacket