Translation of rattletrap in Spanish:

rattletrap

carraca, n.

Pronunciation /ˈrat(ə)ltrap//ˈrædlˌtræp/

noun

informal

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    carraca feminine informal
    cascarria feminine Southern Cone informal
    catramina feminine River Plate informal
    • The car was a rattletrap, and when we slowed down, dust would Come boiling in, even with the windows shut.
    • But it sure would be nice if the shiny new tankers were at least as good as the ancient rattletraps they were replacing.
    • When Hyundai Motor Co. first arrived in the U.S., 19 years ago, it was best known for rattletrap econoboxes.
    • Bouncing toward home in our old rattletrap truck, I felt not just happy but satisfied, already intuiting that time spent on a riverbank is not wasted.
    • I slowed my rattletrap to a halt in front of the garage, half expecting Diane to be standing on the porch, holding little Dorothy in her arms.