rustling Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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rustlingnoun

uk   us   /ˈrʌs.l̩.ɪŋ/ /-lɪŋ/

rustling noun (NOISE)

[C or U] the ​sound that ​paper or ​leaves make when they ​move: I could ​hear (a) rustling in the ​bushes. A ​smallanimal was making rustling ​noises among the ​leaves.

rustling noun (STEALING)

[U] the ​crime of ​stealingfarmanimals
(Definition of rustling from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rustling”
in Chinese (Simplified) 噪音, (纸或树叶等)发出轻轻的摩擦声…
in Chinese (Traditional) 噪音, (紙或樹葉等)發出輕輕的摩擦聲…
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