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Definition of Rattly
1. tending to rattle [adj]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Rattly
Literary usage of Rattly
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Landscapes of La Palma and El Hierro: A Countryside Guide by Noel Rochford (2003)
"A high rattly bridge takes you over the Barranco Rivero. ... The valley closes up into a narrow passageway, and you round a corner to another rattly ..."
2. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1894)
"Seid sefa- rattly, per volume, 75 cents. This edition will include all the Plays, 98 of which are now ready, and subscriptions are invited for the entire ..."
3. St. Nicholas by Mary Mapes Dodge (1895)
"The rattly wagon was turned around by this time. There was a little consultation about dogs, which ended in the two big staghounds, "Cooper" and "Hewitt," ..."
4. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1789)
"... an opportunity of procuring fuch additions, or alterations, fepa- rattly. We ought not to conclude this article without informing our Readers, ..."