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ガタガタ
gatagata
がたがた
gatagata
Meanings
Adverb (fukushi)
Adverb taking the 'to' particle
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
rattle, clatterfaire du bruit, secouer, trembler

Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
trembling, shivering, quaking, wobbling, swaying

Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
whining, grumbling, griping, bellyaching

May take the particle 'no'
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
rickety, shaky, wobbly, decrepit, ramshackle, broken downKlappern, Rattern, Rasseln, Prasseln, Zittern, Rütteln, Schütteln, wackelig, klapperig, meckern, sich beklagen, sich beschweren, lose sein

Example sentences
嵐が雨戸をがたがたとならした。Parts: (あらし), 雨戸 (あまど), ガタガタ (がたがた), 鳴らす (ならす)The storm rattled the shutters.
Der Sturm klapperte an den Blendläden.

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