sabre-rattling



sabre-rattling

  (British, American & Australian) alsosaber-rattling (American)
threatening behaviour which is intended to frighten someone After months of sabre-rattling, the two sides have agreed to a peaceful resolution of their differences.

Common Names:

NameGenderPronouncedUsage
Rashn-Persian Mythology
Jarmila-Czech, Slovak
Devon['devn]
KimmieKIM-eeEnglish
BronteBRAHN-teeEnglish (Rare)
Makarios-Late Greek