rustle


rustle

verb

Definition of RUSTLE

1
to feed on grass or herbs <just take the steer out to pasture and let it rustle for itself>
Related Words eat, feed, nibble; range, stock; overgraze
2
to proceed or move quickly <rustled around enthusiastically on the morning of the big trip>
Near Antonyms dally, dawdle, dillydally, drag, hang (around or out), lag, linger, loiter, poke, tarry; amble, lumber, plod, saunter, shuffle, stroll; decelerate, slow (down or up)
Antonyms crawl, creep, poke
3
to make small sounds usually by rubbing or moving <my pet peeve is candy wrappers rustling during a movie>
Synonyms rustle

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