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English definition of “rattle sth off”

rattle sth off

informal phrasal verb with rattle     /ˈræt.l̩/ US  /ˈræt̬-/ verb
to say or read aloud very quickly a list of names or things, or something you have learned : She rattled off the names of the people who were coming to the party .Hurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
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