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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The sound made by beating a drum.

Usage examples (13)
  • - When bidding please use the word 'rataplan' so i'll now you've read this description!
  • A rataplan on a side-drum feebly played in the street outside!
  • Most of the time it was far away, and it only made two daily promenades past the hotel, but whenever I listened for it I could hear it, beating the same unweary rataplan.
  • In the Moorish host resounded of the drums the rataplan. for more
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