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Synonyms for rattle
ˈræt lrat·tle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rattle, rattling, ralenoun

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

    "the death rattle"

    rattling, rale

  2. rattlenoun

    a baby's toy that makes percussive noises when shaken

    rattling, rale

  3. rattleverb

    loosely connected horny sections at the end of a rattlesnake's tail

    rattling, rale

  4. rattleverb

    make short successive sounds

  5. rattleverb

    shake and cause to make a rattling noise

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  1. rattleverb


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rattlenoun

    clatter, chatter, babble, prattle, crepitaculum, rale

  2. rattleverb

    clatter, chatter, prate, babble, prattle, disconcert, confuse, discompose

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rattle":

    shake, shakes, rock, rattlesnake

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How to use rattle in a sentence?

  1. Florynce Kennedy:

    You've got to rattle your cage door. You've got to let them know that you're in there, and that you want out. Make noise. Cause trouble. You may not win right away, but you'll sure have a lot more fun.

  2. Vishnu Varathan:

    This is going to drag on until they can all come to the table and agree to even the playing field. But the unpredictability of the situation continues to rattle the markets.

  3. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    1. All desires of materialism are meaningless because you will still turn into a toothless raisin. 2. A person who understands too much hears only tinnitus. 3. Karma needs chaos so that the power of karma never ends, so the unworthy get power. 4. A mixture of good and evil shows sincerity. 5. The rattle of insight. Fear is the umbilical cord of illusion. 6. Revenge is like gluttony, karma cholesterol rises. 7. Earthly hell his name is disappointing. You sink deeper and deeper into disappointment and inevitability. The richer you are, the deeper you fall asleep in the matrix of illusions, and you are very optimistic. The poorer the closer to pessimism, reality, God, you are awakened because you are outside the matrix. 8. Art is cannibalism in eating the emotions and suffering of the author. To feel the vital energy of feelings and this is the cannibalism of empathy. 9. There is nothing more cynical than an egg. 10. Music of feelings philosophy of music, you know in one word orgasm from you as if you did get a multi-orgasmic vibration of love that grows every second. Endless immersion in love, deeper and deeper in the subconscious, love intensifies and gives a powerful awareness. 11. The cyclical nature of the infinity of reincarnation and the wheel of samsara leads the matrix of illusions to the absolute madness of vicious childhood. 12. 1. Hypocrisy is a parody of culture and diplomacy. 2. Hate is tears, tears, tears. A shower of tears, so many people seem to be shadows. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  4. John Lennon:

    Would those of you in the cheaper seats clap your hands And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry.

  5. Brad Todd:

    I don't see that happening with Democrats as much as it does with Republicans since all of their candidates are pretty much orthodox liberals, there's no such thing as a centrist Democrat anymore, so there won't be nearly as many sabers to rattle against them in primaries.

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  • дрънкулкаBulgarian
  • rasle, rangleDanish
  • Rassel, KlapperGerman
  • sonaja, matraca, inquietar, sonajero, enervarSpanish
  • helistin, kolina, räpättäjä, jäkätys, kolistella, helistä, kalistella, kalista, jäkättäjä, korina, läpättäjä, ravistella, säikäyttää, läpätys, kalina, tyrmäys, räpätys, helinä, kalistin, kolista, helistääFinnish
  • hochetFrench
  • axóuxereGalician
  • csörgőHungarian
  • sonaglioItalian
  • pātētē, kākara, tātara, rarā, hue rarā, whakararā, tatetate, tatangiMāori
  • rammelaarDutch
  • rasle, rangle, skrangleNorwegian
  • aghááłNavajo, Navaho
  • grzechotanie, grzechotkaPolish
  • chocalhoPortuguese
  • греметь, погремушка, трещать, прогрохотать, потрещать, стук, грохотать, треск, прогреметь, трещотка, грохот, дребезжать, треснуть, дребезжаниеRussian
  • klepet, klopot, klopotac, zvečka, hropac, čegrtaljka, ropacSerbo-Croatian
  • skaka om, rassla, skaka, skallra, skramla, rassel, skrämma, göra nervösSwedish
  • kayambaSwahili
  • สั่นThai

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