Synonyms and Antonyms of ratty
showing signs of advanced wear and tear and neglect
- Some ratty old magazines were the only reading material in the mountaintop cabin.
beat-up, dilapidated, dog-eared, dumpy, grungy, mangy, mean, miserable, moth-eaten, neglected, run-down, scruffy, seedy, shabby, tacky, threadbare, tumbledown
abandoned, uncared-for, unkept
desolate, forlorn, godforsaken
broken-down, decrepit, tired, worn-out
bedraggled, dingy, ragged, tattered
decaying, deteriorated, deteriorating, rackety, ramshackle, rattletrap, rickety
broken, damaged, harmed, hurt, impaired, injured, ruined, wrecked
worn or torn into or as if into rags
- Can I use this ratty old T-shirt to wipe up some paint?
dowdy, scruffy, tatterdemalion
lacerate (or lacerated), shredded
broken-down, decrepit, dilapidated, dog-eared, grungy, mangy, moth-eaten, run-down, scuzzy [slang], tacky