What does rachitic mean?

Definitions for rachitic-ˈkɪt ɪk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word rachitic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rickety, rachitic(adj)

    affected with, suffering from, or characteristic of rickets

    "rickety limbs and joints"; "a rachitic patient"


  1. rachitic(Adjective)

    Pertaining to or affected by rickets.

  2. rachitic(Adjective)

    Feeble, in a weak or precarious condition.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rachitic(adj)

    of or pertaining to rachitis; affected by rachitis; rickety

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. rachitique. See Rachitis.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rachitic in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rachitic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Steinbeck:

    The fields were fruitful and starving men moved on the roads. The granaries were full and the children of the poor grew up rachitic.

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