It was made up by a 16 year old spohmore named JOSE MARQUES LA CALI
It means dirty and getto
Lol it means a slang word for dirty and/or trashy. If someone says "omg look at her shoes! So ratchet!" Then they are calling your shoes trashy. And no ratchet is not a bad word. :)
The word ratchet is a word to describe someone or something that is old,used,dirty,or ugly it is most used as an insult.
What the lol who made up that word anyway
As in Nurse? Let's ratchet up the excitement!
It's a slang term for dirty/trashy.
Oh okay. I don't personally see anything wrong with it, it's just slang like other popular slang terms, but I guess it doesn't float everyone's boat, lol.
With everything going on in the world today, is this really something that bothers you? :-)