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Re: Ratchet Things Up a Notch or Two

Posted by R. Berg on June 04, 2003

In Reply to: Ratchet Things Up a Notch or Two posted by SFC on June 04, 2003

: Hi,

: What dose this phrase mean?

: Thanks in advance.

To increase the amount or intensity of something just a little. (A ratchet mechanism makes physical things change by small steps rather than smoothly and continuously.)