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Definition of rustle:

  1. A quick succession or confusion of small sounds, like those made by shaking leaves or straw, by rubbing silk, or the like; a rustling.
  2. To cause to rustle; as, the wind rustles the leaves.
  3. To make a quick succession of small sounds, like the rubbing or moving of silk cloth or dry leaves.
  4. To stir about energetically; to strive to succeed; to bustle about.


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