Sentence Examples with the word rickety

But I soon found that there came such a draught of cold air over me from under the sill of the window, that this plan would never do at all, especially as another current from the rickety door met the one from the window, and both together formed a series of small whirlwinds in the immediate vicinity of the spot where I had thought to spend the night.

Geology, upon a rickety foundation which has speedily given way.

I followed about twenty lost souls up a rickety flight of stairs to a brightly lighted room, smelling of flowers and candles.

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But a rickety wooden thing like you has no right to be alive.