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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To shake something and make a quick series of short sounds. A rapid series of short loud sounds.

Usage examples (37)
  • We hid under the blanket when we heard the wind rattle the windows.
  • The death rattle
  • A few minutes later automatic weapons rattle from the study.
  • McCain rattle's off can't unite the party DEMOCRATS WILL win for more
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