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  Definition of Ratchet
  1. mechanical device consisting of a toothed wheel or rack engaged with a pawl that permits it to move in only one direction
  2. move by degrees in one direction only; "a ratcheting lopping tool"
Similar Words: rachet, ratch, rachet up, ratchet down

 

Part Meronyms: spiral ratchet screwdriver, ratchet screwdriver

 

Derivational Morphology: rachet up, ratchet down, rachet, ratch

 

Anagrams: catcher, trachea, teacher, charter, chatter, cheater, hectare

 

 
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