rattle, rattling, rale(adj)
a rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders)
"the death rattle"
fantastic, grand, howling(a), marvelous, marvellous, rattling(a), terrific, tremendous, wonderful, wondrous(adj)
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"
alert, brisk, lively, merry, rattling, snappy, spanking, zippy(adverb)
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"
very, really, real, rattling(adverb)
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"
lively, quick (speech, pace)
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rat′ling, n. Same as Ratline.
The numerical value of rattling in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of rattling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The ground's been rattling.
We need to quit that kind of rattling the economy.
Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket.
All my bottles started rattling, then one great big boom, i almost fell off the stool.
We need to quit, you know, kind of rattling the economy with things that are perceived by the voters as disturbing.
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