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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Thrown into a state of agitated confusion.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used without object) : The windows rattled in their frames. ,The car rattled along the highway. ,He rattled on for an hour about...
  • Verb (used with object) : He rattled the doorknob violently. ,The wind rattled the metal can across the roadway. ,to rattle off a list of...
  • The prospect that he might not be confirmed in the Senate for another term rattled markets last week.
  • The coin rattled to the floor and both men dropped to their knees. for more
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