Martha's voice dropped to a whisper as she pointed to a rickety staircase.
He was ungainly, with rickety legs.
But a rickety wooden thing like you has no right to be alive.
Born at Honfleur he was cabinboy for a while on board the rickety steamer that plied between Havre and Honfleur across the estuary of the Seine.
"Uncle" lifted Natasha off her horse and taking her hand led her up the rickety wooden steps of the porch.
I followed about twenty lost souls up a rickety flight of stairs to a brightly lighted room, smelling of flowers and candles.
The psychopathic, the tubercular, the rickety, and the gouty constitution may all be transmitted through a line of ascendants, and only require the necessary exciting agents to render them apparent.