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The definition of ratchet has been misconstrued by dumb ass rappers in the 2012 year. Mistaken for "wretched". The real word ratchet was started by a man named Mandigo The King in Shreveport, Lousiana. Ratchet means to be bad ass, real as fuck ,a goon or a ghetto person. The phrase started in 1999. So children, you need to catch up with your "urban vocab". The Ratchet is also a dance similar to The Jig.
Lil Boosie: Ima a ratchet ass nigga

Webbie: Hell yeah nigga you already know wohdy
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Diminutive of "wretched": of poor character; nasty; dirty; foul; morally reprehensible.
It's just a matter of time before these ratchet kids you hanging with get you in trouble.
by pseudoraphael December 02, 2014
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Slang term for a gun
He pulled out the ratchet and started dumpin
by Logielow June 01, 2006
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Man that girl was fuckin Ratchet.
by GuttaKing August 26, 2008
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person 1: OMG, WHAT DO SHE HAVE ON?
person 2: SHE RATCHET !
by unratchetho3 November 06, 2012
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New York from Flava of Love was a role model for ratchet. Hell 90% of the girls were
by Eweezy17 August 25, 2012
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A person who thinks they're fabulous but they aren't. They ironically call other people ratchet when indeed they are the true ratchet. They tend to like certain celebrity's like Selena Gomez and Ariana grande because they feel like they will date them one day.
Joe: eww your so ratchet
Non-ratchet: umm ok?
Joe: yeah ratchet you heard me
by Not a ratchet May 30, 2013
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