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English definition of “clatter”

clatter

verb
 
 
/ˈklætər/
[I] If something clatters, it makes a lot of noise when it hits something hard.Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
clatter about/around/down, etc to move somewhere in a very noisy way: I could hear Sue clattering about upstairs.Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
clatter noun [no plural] He dropped his spoon with a clatter.
(Definition of clatter from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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