Definition of “rattlesnake” - English Dictionary


(Definition of “rattlesnake” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“rattlesnake” in American English

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rattlesnakenoun [ C ]

us /ˈræt̬·əlˌsneɪk/ also rattler, /ˈræt·lər/

a poisonous snake of the southwestern US and Mexico that produces a noise by shaking its tail

(Definition of “rattlesnake” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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