When I called it a rattletrap, I merely meant that it was so for a man of my age.
How wretchedly badly off they were in 1870-71 with their rattletrap needle guns.
Then followed the sound of a rattletrap of a wagon approaching.
So far as this rattletrap 232 old college is concerned, I dont care a rap about leaving it.
In the first place, it isn't a house—it's a rattletrap; and in the second place, he won't know a thing about it.
The rattletrap followed the long causeway which crossed the salt-marsh and the San Sebastian River.
The next morning the condition of the tempers of the crew of the rattletrap was reversed.
They went out through the doors of the waiting room toward a rattletrap vehicle.
The medics were injecting a heart stimulant into him and he was vibrating like a rattletrap car racing over a gravel road.
The rattletrap itself had tried to run before the gale, but I had put on the brake and stopped it.
A ramshackle coach or other vehicle, esp an old car (1822+)