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verb [intransitive/transitive]     rustle pronunciation in British English
/ˈrʌs(ə)l/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyrustle
he/she/itrustles
present participlerustling
past tenserustled
past participlerustled
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    Sound effect to make a sound like the one that leaves or sheets of paper make when they move

    The leaves on the branch rustled and shook.

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