1 (n:) "RA-CHE-TIV-ET-EE" - The ritualistic acts and or behavior displayed by individuals whom posses a descripted caliber of circumstantial judgment and morale, much less than that of an on-looking witness giving account of said activity; to be witnessed at no particular time, location, and without notification.
Person 1: "SHEESH!! I understand they messed up her order, but the ratchetivity was unnecessary.
Person 2: Right! entertaining as it was, you just don't stand on counters yelling obscenities to the employees. Have some class.