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Definition of Rustling

Rustling
Rustle Rus"tle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Rustled; p. pr. & vb. n. Rustling.] [AS. hristlan to rustle; or cf. Sw. rusta to stir, make a riot, or E. rush, v.] 1. To make a quick succession of small sounds, like the rubbing or moving of silk cloth or dry leaves. He is coming; I hear his straw rustle. --Shak. Prouder than rustling in unpaid-for silk. --Shak. 2. To stir about energetically; to strive to succeed; to bustle about. [Slang, Western U.S.]

Meaning of Rustling from wikipedia

- America, especially in the Wild West cowboy culture, cattle theft is dubbed rustling, while an individual who engages in it is a rustler. The act of cattle-raiding...
- rustler, rustlers or rustling may refer to: Cattle rustling, the theft of cattle Horse rustling, the theft of horses Bee rustling, the theft of bees Rustlers...
- Rustling A Bride is a lost 1919 silent film comedy-Western directed by Irvin Willat and starring Lila Lee. As described in a film magazine, cowboy Nick...
- Roscoe "Rustling Bob" Bryant (d. September, 1878) was a member of the John Kinney Gang during New Mexico's Lincoln County War. He was killed by members...
- Bee rustling is a crime involving the theft of honey bees. It has been known to occur in Western Canada and the Western United States, as with cattle rustling...
- Rustling for Cupid is a 1926 American silent western film directed by Irving ****mings and starring George O'Brien, Anita Stewart and Russell Simpson. George...
- to flee when he was shot by a lawman s****ing to arrest him for cattle-rustling. Born in Callaway County, Missouri, Joseph Isaac "Ike" Clanton was one...
- child molestation, statutory rape, arson, animal cruelty, hog and cattle rustling, and burglary. In all, he was indicted 21 times but escaped conviction...
- unknown organized a gang, which began committing acts of robbery and cattle rustling. Jesse Evans was one of the early members. On December 31, 1875, Kinney...
- were working as bounty hunters, although they had been involved in cattle rustling and robbery. Their teenaged sister Rose became romantically involved with...
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