meter bulla


meter bulla
v.
to make a racket.
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(v.) = make + a racket, hurry up, rush, rattle + Posesivo + dags, get + a wiggle on, make + a row, make + a ruckus, kick up + a row, get + a move on
Ex. In this illustrated book, children are encouraged to make a racket before slowly quietening down for a sound night's sleep.
Ex. Hurry Up! Last Chance for the Professionals!.
Ex. The computer can be a great boon to cataloging, but I don't think that we should rush at it in an overly simplistic way.
Ex. We were often told to 'rattle our dags' as kids when we were getting ready to go out somewhere.
Ex. The commission asked the legislators to get a wiggle on, start making changes now.
Ex. Some people have a neurotic, exaggerated sense of self-importance and will nitpick and make a row over just everything in every shop or restaurant.
Ex. At most summer camps, children shriek, laugh and generally make a ruckus.
Ex. The environmentalists have now kicked up a row over the cutting of trees along the Palace Road charging that the work was illegal.
Ex. If they want this finished by Autumn 2009 they are going to have to a get a move on, so hopefully they will swing into action pretty soon.
* * *
(v.) = make + a racket, hurry up, rush, rattle + Posesivo + dags, get + a wiggle on, make + a row, make + a ruckus, kick up + a row, get + a move on

Ex: In this illustrated book, children are encouraged to make a racket before slowly quietening down for a sound night's sleep.

Ex: Hurry Up! Last Chance for the Professionals!.
Ex: The computer can be a great boon to cataloging, but I don't think that we should rush at it in an overly simplistic way.
Ex: We were often told to 'rattle our dags' as kids when we were getting ready to go out somewhere.
Ex: The commission asked the legislators to get a wiggle on, start making changes now.
Ex: Some people have a neurotic, exaggerated sense of self-importance and will nitpick and make a row over just everything in every shop or restaurant.
Ex: At most summer camps, children shriek, laugh and generally make a ruckus.
Ex: The environmentalists have now kicked up a row over the cutting of trees along the Palace Road charging that the work was illegal.
Ex: If they want this finished by Autumn 2009 they are going to have to a get a move on, so hopefully they will swing into action pretty soon.


Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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