rattle on

Definition of rattle on


  1. :  to talk for a long time about things that are not interesting or important He rattled on (and on), but I tuned him out. —often + about She rattled on about her sister's children .

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make a rapid succession of short sharp noises

    :  to chatter incessantly and aimlessly

    :  to move with a clatter or rattle

  1. :  a device that produces a rattle

    :  a case containing pellets used as a baby's toy

    :  the sound-producing organ on a rattlesnake's tail

  1. :  to furnish with ratlines

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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