ran-tan

noun

ˈran‧ˌtan
plural -s
1
: a knocking, banging, or pounding noise
no rest for Niagara, but perpetual ran-tan on those limestone rocksH. D. Thoreau
2
: riotous conduct : spree

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“Ran-tan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ran-tan. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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