clatter definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • to create a rattling noise.
    • to maneuver with a rattling sound: clattering along on roller skates.
    • To talk rapidly and noisily; chatter.
    • to create a rattling sound by striking difficult systems collectively; to help make a succession of abrupt, rattling sounds.
    • To chat fast and noisily; to rattle using the tongue.
  • verb-transitive:
    • resulting in in order to make a rattling noise.
    • To make a rattling sound with.
  • noun:
    • A rattling sound: the clatter of dishes inside kitchen area.
    • A loud disturbance; a racket: the clatter of this subway train.
    • Noisy talk; chatter.
    • A rattling sound.
    • A loud disruption.
    • loud talk or chatter.
    • A rattling sound, esp. that produced by the collision of tough systems; in addition, any loud, abrupt sound; a repetition of abrupt sounds.
    • Commotion; disruption.
    • Rapid, loud talk; babble; chatter.
    • an instant succession of sharp noises; rattling, rapidly repeated, and confused noises.
    • Idle gossip; tattle.
    • A heap of free boulders or damaged rocks. Compare clutter.
    • Noisy gabble or talk; perplexed din of many jabbering tongues.
    • a rattling noise (frequently made by rapid motion)
  • verb:
    • To cause to create a rattling noise.
    • To make a rattling noise
    • To chatter noisily or rapidly.
    • To hit; to smack
    • make a rattling sound
  • others:
    • to create a rattling sound; make duplicated razor-sharp, unclear noises, as whenever sonorous systems hit or are hit quickly together; rattle.
    • To talk quickly and idly; chatter; rattle using the tongue.
    • In order to make a rattling sound with; cause to sound interruptedly by hitting collectively, or with or against anything: as, to clatter dishes or even the tongs.
    • To utter glibly and in a rattling manner; tattle; chatter.

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