5 letter word starting with rat

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
ratan noun See Rattan.
ratch noun Same as Rotche., A ratchet wheel, or notched bar, with which a pawl or click works.
rated imp. & past participle of Rate
ratel noun Any carnivore of the genus Mellivora, allied to the weasels and the skunks; — called also honey badger.
rater noun One who rates or estimates., One who rates or scolds.
rathe adjective Coming before others, or before the usual time; early., Early; soon; betimes.
ratio noun The relation which one quantity or magnitude has to another of the same kind. It is expressed by the quotient of the division of the first by the second; thus, the ratio of 3 to 6 is expressed by / or /; of a to b by a/b; or (less commonly) the second term is made the dividend; as, a:b = b/a., Hence, fixed relation of number, quantity, or degree; rate; proportion; as, the ratio of representation in Congress.
raton noun A small rat.