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adjective as in addled

adjective as in shaken

Weak match

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The company rattled drug retailers with its PillPack acquisition, but Amazon has been slow to integrate the online pharmacy startup into its offerings.

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The open hooks that come standard on most are typically the weakest link in that system, and they just dangle there loosely, likely driving the owner crazy with rattles and clanks.

Giegel, for his part, rattles off Midwestern cities like Columbus, Pittsburgh, and Chicago as some of the areas of interest for his company.

There was enough saber rattling in the last week about Jim Harbaugh in the wake of a sluggish loss to Michigan State, but now it’s time to ask a serious question.

The robot had finally obeyed, but everyone assumed second place wouldn’t be good enough to advance the team — except Katie, who rattled off the possible combinations of awards and bracket matches that could get the team to regionals.

The characters you play on the show are extremely diverse—ranging from a cocaine-rattled rich boy to an ornery Jewish grandpa.

More fireworks followed the first, and the metal barriers rattled.

In that book, Hoving made many claims that rattled the gatekeepers of the art world.

“The house shook and the windows rattled—it woke me up,” says Naimas, a Kobani refugee.

“This Common Core thing really rattled the governor and she never really recovered it,” says Gaddie.

Garnache's sword rasped out, an oath rattled from his clenched teeth, and he fell on guard.

The long dry fingers of the palm trees rattled overhead, and looking up, he saw the divine light of the starry heavens.

Most of us showed signs, I will not say of being rattled, but of having stumbled against a rattlesnake.

In the narrow seat behind, Clip lurched, and swayed, and rattled the motor-cycles.

Hofer, who felt it his duty as a good citizen to empty his bottle with the rest of the world on New Year's eve, rattled on.


On this page you'll find 534 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rattled, such as: bewildered, bugged, chagrined, confounded, confused, and crushed.

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