Thesaurus / rattle

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The wave begins when individual perception of risk starts to shift, when the environmental threat reaches past the least fortunate and rattles the physical and financial security of broader, wealthier parts of the population.
CLIMATE CHANGE WILL FORCE A NEW AMERICAN MIGRATIONBY ABRAHM LUSTGARTEN, PHOTOGRAPHY BY MERIDITH KOHUTSEPTEMBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
The scandal tainted the bank’s reputation, led to the exit of Thiam in a power struggle, and rattled Swiss financial circles.
They’ll rattle off their top five goals of the quarter or their individual aspirations, she says.
The law came to life in an era when the United States was rattled by wartime – we entered World War I in 1917 – and worried about radicals.
Apple last month announced two important privacy changes that have rattled the mobile advertising industry.
There is a snake among the lodges of the Upsaroka; a hidden snake, that will bite before its rattle is heard.
THE PRAIRIE-BIRDCHARLES AUGUSTUS MURRAY
The rattle is situated at the end of the tail, and consists of several hard, dry, bony processes.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
The south stand was cheering and singing wildly in a desperate attempt to rattle the Erskine captain.
BEHIND THE LINERALPH HENRY BARBOUR
The rattle of the peloton fire came irregularly from above, among the rocks of St. Andr.
A TATTER OF SCARLETS. R. CROCKETT
Occasionally there is a bit of a rattle—that's shrapnel bullets falling on the tiles of an outhouse.

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