rustle n : the light noise like the noise of silk clothing or leaves blowing in the wind [syn: rustling, whisper, whispering]
1 make a dry crackling sound; "rustling silk"; "the dry leaves were rustling in the breeze"
2 take illegally; "rustle cattle" [syn: lift]
- Rhymes: -ʌsəl
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