Значение идиомы rattle one’s saber

[rattle one’s saber] {v. phr.} To threaten another government orcountry without subsequent acts of war.

It is considered an act ofdemagoguery on the part of politicians to rattle their sabers.

Compare: YELLOW JOURNALISM.


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