, -·tled, -·tling
Scot. rattle or clatter
Origin of brattleechoic
- A rattling or clattering sound.
- A movement that produces such a sound.
intransitive verbbrat·tled, brat·tling, brat·tles
To make a rattling or clattering sound, especially by rushing or scampering.
Origin of brattleImitative .
(third-person singular simple present brattles, present participle brattling, simple past and past participle brattled)
- To rattle; to make a scampering noise