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phrasal verb [transitive] British informal
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyrattle through
he/she/itrattles through
present participlerattling through
past tenserattled through
past participlerattled through
  1. rattle through something to do or say something quickly because you want to finish it as soon as you can
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