ADJ. loud, noisy, terrible | metallic | sudden
VERB + CLATTER make The wheels of the cart made a terrible clatter on the cobblestones. | hear
PREP. with a ~ She dropped her fork with a clatter. | ~ of There was a clatter of hooves and a party of riders drew up.
PREP. against The mug clattered against her teeth. | down Something heavy came clattering down the stairs. | on His boots clattered on the stairs. | to The knife clattered noisily to the floor.
PHRASES come clattering