Definition of Rattlins

1. rattlin [n] - See also: rattlin



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rattlins

rattletrap
rattletraps
rattleweed
rattleweeds
rattlewings
rattlewort
rattlier
rattliest
rattlin
rattline
rattlines
rattling
rattling(a)
rattlingly
rattlings
rattlins (current term)
rattly
ratton
rattons
rattoon
rattooned
rattooning
rattoons
rattrap
rattraps
ratty
ratu
ratus
raubasine
raucid

Literary usage of Rattlins

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1. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea by Richard Henry Dana, Charles Welsh (1907)
"... the lower and top-mast rigging rattled down, (or, up, as the fashion now is;) and so careful were our officers to keep the rattlins taught and straight, ..."

2. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea by Richard Henry Dana, Charles Welsh (1907)
"... the lower and top-mast rigging rattled down, (or, up, as the fashion now is;) and so careful were our officers to keep the rattlins taught and straight, ..."

3. Two years before the mast: or, A voice from the forecastle by Richard Henry Dana (1854)
"... and so careful were our officers to keep the rattlins taut and straight, that we were obliged to go aloft upon the ropes and shear-poles with which the ..."

4. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea by Richard Henry Dana (1911)
"... the lower and top-mast rigging rattled down (or up, as the fashion now is); and so careful were our officers to keep the rattlins taught and straight, ..."

5. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1909)
"... the lower and top-mast rigging rattled down, (or up, as the fashion now is;) and so careful were our officers to keep the rattlins taught and straight, ..."

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