#Of an object: not strong or sturdy, as because of poor construction or upkeep; not safe or secure; giddy; shaky.
#:He hesitated about clibming such a small, rickety ladder.
#Of a person: feeble in the joints; tottering.
#:The rickety old man hardly managed to climb the stairs.
- Affected with or suffering from rickets.
;not strong because of poor upkeep
Finnish: rÃ¤hjÃ¤inen, hutera
;feeble in the joints, tottering
;affected with rickets
French: dÃ©labrÃ©, branlant