clatter


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When you are set to go, shift it into gear and all of the clatter disappears the moment you set the wheels in motion.
Months went by and last week I was watching TV when a Bose advert came on with an amazing, uplifting song - none other than Wild Cub's Thunder Clatter.
I would love to knock it past a keeper and for him not to clatter me.
Over the clatter of Movieolas and the whirr and whine of rewinds, the sudden metallic surges and snatches of unidentifiable sound effects and truncated music, hung a dangerous pall of cigarette smoke, in a building stored at all times with at least 500,000 feet of highly inflammable nitrate stock.
I listen to car horns, sirens, the rhythmic clatter of subway cars, steam hissing from vents, and people talking in dozens of languages.
When it's ostensibly time for a piano solo, Maguire shares space with the compulsively watchable Bennink, the gangling extrovert drummer not quite soloing, but maintaining a constant rickety clatter on his tiny, beaten-up kit.
A clatter made us jump from our Royal Standard typewriter (Class of '46) to see what was the matter.
Under the noise of first birds I hear what reassures me: a muffled clatter and thump as if scenic flats were being arranged to make the day's believable landscape--sounds telling me that, behind the dark curtains, they are hard at work making the world again from nothing.
Amid this reek and clatter, like a study in black and gray, Georgia
He fell on top of her you see Making such a clatter 'Help, help' she cried loudly Something is the matter.
1 : a rattling sound (as of hard objects striking together) <the clatter of pots and pans>
I have always loved politics--the clatter of candidacies, the way a few votes can tip the balance of ideological power in any legislature, the wheeling and dealing to get concessions.