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English noun: rumble

1. rumble (event) a loud low dull continuous noise


SamplesThey heard the rumbling of thunder.


Synonymsgrumble, grumbling, rumbling


Broader (hypernym)noise

2. rumble (artifact) a servant's seat (or luggage compartment) in the rear of a carriage


Broader (hypernym)seat


Part meronymcarriage, equipage, rig

3. rumble (act) a fight between rival gangs of adolescents


Synonymsgang fight


Broader (hypernym)combat, fight, fighting, scrap


English verb: rumble

1. rumble (perception) make a low noise


SamplesRumbling thunder.


ExamplesCars rumble in the streets , The streets rumble with cars


Synonymsgrumble


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)go, sound

2. rumble (communication) to utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds


SamplesHe grumbled a rude response.
Stones grumbled down the cliff.


Synonymsgrowl, grumble


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)emit, let loose, let out, utter









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