Associations to the word «Clatter»


CLATTER, noun. A rattling noise.
CLATTER, noun. A loud disturbance.
CLATTER, noun. Noisy talk or chatter.
CLATTER, verb. (transitive) To cause to make a rattling sound.
CLATTER, verb. (intransitive) To make a rattling noise.
CLATTER, verb. (intransitive) To chatter noisily or rapidly.
CLATTER, verb. (Northern English) To hit; to smack.

Dictionary definition

CLATTER, noun. A rattling noise (often produced by rapid movement); "the shutters clattered against the house"; "the clatter of iron wheels on cobblestones".
CLATTER, verb. Make a rattling sound; "clattering dishes".

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke