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2 definitions found
 for ratty
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: of or characteristic of rats
      2: showing signs of wear and tear; "a ratty old overcoat";
         "shabby furniture"; "an old house with dirty windows and
         tatty curtains" [syn: moth-eaten, ratty, shabby,
      3: dirty and infested with rats

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  56 Moby Thesaurus words for "ratty":
     angry, annoyed, beset, choleric, crabbed, cranky, cross, dirty,
     disagreeable, dowdy, down-at-heel, down-at-the-heels, frayed,
     frazzled, full of holes, greasy, grubby, holey, impatient, in rags,
     in shreds, in tatters, infested, irritable, irritated, lousy,
     matted, mouselike, mousy, patchy, pedicular, pediculous, peppery,
     plagued, ragged, raggedy, ravaged, rodent, rodential, scruffy,
     seedy, shabby, shoddy, short-tempered, straggly, tacky, tattered,
     tatty, teeming, testy, tetchy, torn, touchy, unkempt, verminous,

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