from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Tending to creak.
- adj. Shaky or infirm, as with age; decrepit: creaky knee joints; a creaky regime.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Tending to creak
- adj. Worn down by overuse; decrepit
- adj. arthritic or rheumatic
- adj. Of or relating to a special kind of phonation in which the arytenoid cartilages in the larynx are drawn together, compressing the vocal folds.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. worn down with age or use; in poor condition.
- adj. producing a rasping or grating sound under some circumsatance.
- adj. aching when flexed; -- of body parts.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Creaking; apt to creak.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. worn and broken down by hard use
- adj. having a rasping or grating sound
- adj. of or pertaining to arthritis
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