Definition of rattle aroundinformal
- Her husband died last year, and now she's just rattling around in that huge house by herself.
- We rattled around Europe last summer.
- An old song has been rattling around in my head all day.
: to make a rapid succession of short sharp noises
: to chatter incessantly and aimlessly
: to move with a clatter or rattle
: a device that produces a rattle
: the sound-producing organ on a rattlesnake's tail
: a rapid succession of sharp clattering sounds
: to furnish with ratlines
: in a circle or in circumference
: in, along, or through a circuit
: on all or various sides : in every or any direction
: on all sides of
: so as to encircle or enclose
: so as to avoid or get past : on or to another side of
: being in existence, evidence, or circulation
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