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rickety

  
  
broken, broken-down, decrepit, derelict, dilapidated, feeble, flimsy, frail, imperfect, infirm, insecure, jerry-built, precarious, ramshackle, shaky, tottering, unsound, unsteady, weak, wobbly  
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rackety, rectify, racket, risky

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exp.
To position ones self, or an object like your rusty old car, in a place that is not only open and clearly visible to all, it is unavoidably in just about everyone's way.
[Slang] "You can't miss him, he's over there, parked in his POS Volvo, smack dab in the middle of the road!" source : Urban Dictionary
n.
an old implement that was used for washing clothes
n.
care provided for old or sick people or children in a residential facility ("home")
n.
vintage light on police car, i.e. a single dome with rotating lights inside. Thus nicknamed because of it's resemblance with bubblegum machines.
[US];[Coll.] Syn. bubble gum machine, gumball machine.
exp.
business operating in a "real world" not on the internet : like a department store, a car manufacturer
see : click and mortar : a business that combine new technologies and traditional business
exp.
Il est difficile de discuter avec le ventre, car il n'a pas d'oreilles
culture générale
n.
fais attention à ce que tu souhaites, car cela risque de t'arriver
exp.
ne te moque pas de la peine du voisin, car la vôtre arrive le lendemain matin
n.
en conseil écoute le vieil
n.
à vieille mule, frein doré
n.
de jeune angelot, vieux diable
n.
à vieux comptes, nouvelles disputes
n.
à vieux corps, point de remède
n.
fils pieux, bâton des vieux
exp.
dans les vieux pots, les bonnes soupes
les femmes âgées possèdent autant d'attraits et de charmes que les jeunes
nm.
ce sont les vieux amis qui sont les meilleurs
n.
aux vieux saints on n'allume plus de cierge
n.
ce que le vieux voit assis, le jeune ne le voit pas debout
n.
c'est au bout de la vieille corde qu'on tisse la nouvelle
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