: n. type of socket wrench
: adj. a horrific mispronunciation of "wretched"
This mispronunciation has taken on the meaning of severely ghetto and stupid, esp. when used on a girl/woman
"I love this ratchet! It's so helpful!"
"Dang, that chick is ratchet!!"
Note: Mistakes like this can warp our language...so be careful!!! o.0