how to pronounce rumble


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the above transcription of rumble is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

rumble is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of rumble in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… wavelength as the low Rumble that you …”

meanings of rumble


  1. To make a low, heavy, continuous sound.
  2. To fight; to brawl.
  3. To provide haptic feedback by vibrating.
  4. To move while making a rumbling noise.
  5. To cause to pass through a rumble, or polishing machine.
  6. To murmur; to ripple.
  7. To discover deceitful or underhanded behaviour.


  1. A seat for servants, behind the body of a carriage.
  2. A rotating cask or box in which small articles are smoothed or polished by friction against each other.
  3. A street fight or brawl.
  4. A low, heavy, continuous sound, such as that of thunder or a hungry stomach.


  1. An onomatopoeia describing a rumbling noise.


  1. A surname​.

rumble frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word rumble occurs in english on average 2.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics rumble can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that rumble can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

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