Rumbling - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈrʌmblɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word rumbling
Brit.  |ˈrʌmblɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word rumbling
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to rumble

noun

- a loud low dull continuous noise(syn: grumble, grumbling, rumble)

adjective

- continuous full and low-pitched throbbing sound(syn: grumbling)

Examples

We heard a rumbling behind us.

they heard the rumbling of thunder

the rumbling rolling sound of thunder

We can hear thunder rumbling in the distance.

We could hear thunder rumbling in the distance.

We watched the tanks rumbling past the window.

he was still rumbling discontentedly when Pike returned bearing a folder of foolscap sheets

Word forms

noun
singular: rumbling
plural: rumblings
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