Definition of Rattling


  • a rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders)
    "the death rattle"


  • quick and energetic
    "a brisk walk in the park"
    "a lively gait"
    "a merry chase"
    "traveling at a rattling rate"
    "a snappy pace"
    "a spanking breeze"
  • extraordinarily good or great
    used especially as intensifiers
    "a fantastic trip to the Orient"
    "the film was fantastic!"
    "a howling success"
    "a marvelous collection of rare books"
    "had a rattling conversation about politics"
    "a tremendous achievement"


  • used as intensifiers
    `real' is sometimes used informally for `really'
    `rattling' is informal
    "she was very gifted"
    "he played very well"
    "a really enjoyable evening"
    "I'm real sorry about it"
    "a rattling good yarn"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble rattling

172 unscramble word found using the letters rattling.

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