a rattling noise (often produced by rapid movement)
"the shutters clattered against the house"; "the clatter of iron wheels on cobblestones"
clatter, clack, brattle(verb)
make a rattling sound
A rattling noise.
A loud disturbance.
Noisy talk or chatter.
To cause to make a rattling sound.
To make a rattling noise
To chatter noisily or rapidly.
To hit; to smack
to make a rattling sound by striking hard bodies together; to make a succession of abrupt, rattling sounds
to talk fast and noisily; to rattle with the tongue
to make a rattling noise with
a rattling noise, esp. that made by the collision of hard bodies; also, any loud, abrupt sound; a repetition of abrupt sounds
rapid, noisy talk; babble; chatter
Origin: [AS. clarung a rattle, akin to D. klateren to rattle. Cf. Clack.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
klat′ėr, n. a repeated rattling noise: a repetition of abrupt, sharp sounds: noisy talk: (Burns) gossip.—v.i. to make rattling sounds: to rattle with the tongue: to talk fast and idly.—v.t. to strike so as to produce a rattling.—adv. Clatt′eringly. [Acc. to Skeat, clatter = clacker, a freq. of Clack.]
The numerical value of clatter in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of clatter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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