がらがら

  • garagara

Definition of がらがら

adverb (fukushi), adverb taking the `to' particle, noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • clattering
  • rattling
  • gargling

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • empty
  • bare
  • uninhabited
  • vacant
  • unoccupied

  • raspy (voice)
  • gravelly

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • rattle (e.g. baby's toy)

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Examples of がらがら in a Sentence

今日がらがらね。この時間帯って空いているのね。
It's not crowded at all today. This is the least crowded time of all.
赤ん坊はガラガラ振っていた。
The baby was shaking the rattle.
The fence fell with a great crash.
The bus was empty except for one elderly woman.

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