A term that is widely used in texting and chat, and on Instagram and elsewhere on the internet, but what does Ratchet mean in slang?
Most Common Ratchet Meaning
Ratchet means coarse and inelegant.
Ratchet is used to describe someone (usually female) as coarse and inelegant, seen as belonging to a lower social class.
My sister is so ratchet.
Alternative Ratchet Meanings
What Does Ratchet Mean?
Coarse and inelegant.
Related Slang Terms
Chav – A young person, perceived as belonging to a lower social class and displaying brash or loutish behavior.
Pleb – A person from the lower social classes.
Scrub – Loser.