Share this entry

Share this page

blatter

Line breaks: blat|ter
Pronunciation: /ˈblatə/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of blatter in English:

verb

[no object, with adverbial] informal
1Move with a clatter: the pickup blattered down the road
1.1Strike repeatedly and noisily: I blattered away at the old typewriter

Origin

early 18th century: originally Scots, of imitative origin.

Definition of blatter in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day snarf
Pronunciation: snɑːf
verb
eat or drink quickly or greedily