English - Vietnamese Dictionary
rustle /'rʌsl/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- tiếng kêu xào xạc, tiếng sột soạt
- nội động từ
- kêu xào xạc, kêu sột soạt
- the foliage rustled in the light breeze: lá cây xào xạc trong làn gió nhẹ
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (thông tục) vội vã, hối hả
- ngoại động từ
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (thông tục) ăn trộm (ngựa bò...)
+the light noise like the noise of silk clothing or leaves blowing in the wind
+make a dry crackling sound
Advanced English Dictionary
1 whisper, swish, sibilate, susurrate:
Outside my window, the leaves rustled in the evening breeze.
2 whisper, whispering, rustling, swish, swishing, sibilation, sibilance, susurration, susurrus:
I heard the faint rustle of satin and knew she was listening at the door.
verb, nounCollocation Dictionary
1 if sth dry and light rustles or you rustle it, it makes a sound like paper, leaves, etc. moving or rubbing together: [V] the sound of the trees rustling in the breeze + Her silk dress rustled as she moved. [also VN]
2 [VN] to steal farm animals
Phrasal Verbs: rustle sth<->up (for sb) (informal) to make or find sth quickly for sb and without planning: I'm sure I can rustle you up a sandwich. + They have been busy rustling up new business.
+ noun [sing.] a light dry sound like leaves or pieces of paper moving or rubbing against each other: There was a rustle of paper as people turned the pages. + I heard a faint rustle in the bushes.
the sound of the leaves rustling softly
The wind rustled in the bushes.
the sound of their feet rustling through the grass
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