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Definition of "ruttle" [rut•tle]

  • A rattling sound in the throat arising from difficulty in breathing. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "ruttle" in a sentence
  • "Philip led the way, and they entered the mill, where the warning bells were ringing to give notice that the corn was flowing down rightly; and the mill-hoppers kept on "ruttle, ruttle;" the water hissed, seethed, and rushed under their feet; the millstones rumbled round and round; and there on the top of the sacks, with which the place was half filled, sat the two great white cats belonging to the miller, fast asleep; while in"