What does saber rattling mean?

Definitions for saber rattling

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word saber rattling.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. saber rattling, sabre rattling(noun)

    the ostentatious display of military power (with the implied threat that it might be used)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of saber rattling in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of saber rattling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier:

    What we shouldn't do now is to inflame the situation by loud saber-rattling and shrill war cries, whoever believes that symbolic tank parades on the alliance's eastern border will bring more security is mistaken.

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