noun rat·ton \ˈra-tən, ˈrä-\

Definition of ratton

chiefly dialectal

  1. :  rat

Origin and Etymology of ratton

Middle English ratoun, from Anglo-French, diminutive of rat, probably of Germanic origin; akin to Old English ræt rat

First Known Use: 14th century

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