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English definition of “clatter”

clatter

verb [I or T]     /ˈklæt.ər/ US  /ˈklæt̬.ɚ/
to make continuous loud noises by hitting hard objects against each other, or to cause objects to do this: Don't clatter the dishes - you'll wake the baby up. He was clattering away at his keyboard.Sounds made by objects, movement or impactNoise and noisy clatter     noun [S] the clatter of dishes in the kitchenSounds made by objects, movement or impactNoise and noisy
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