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Adjective: rickety (ricketier,ricketiest)  ri-ki-tee
  1. Inclined to shake as from weakness or defect
    "a rickety table";
    - shaky, wobbly, wonky
     
  2. Affected with, suffering from, or characteristic of rickets
    "rickety limbs and joints";
    - rachitic
     
  3. Lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality
    "a rickety old woman";
    - decrepit, debile, feeble, infirm, sapless, weak, weakly

Derived forms: ricketiest, ricketier

See also: frail, ill, sick, unstable