Definition of 'rumbling'
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Down on the south coast, in the pit of partisan fervour, there have been rumblings of discontent. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It was summer and there were strikes and rumblings of discontent. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But the rumblings have been loud and unmistakable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You can feel the rumblings and hear the pavement creaking and grinding underneath your feet. Christianity Today (2000)There were also rumblings of discontent from those who could not see the point in it all anyway. Dusty Warriors: Modern Soldiers at War (2006)There have been rumblings of discontent from the Vatican. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Still, the rumblings of war can sometimes be heard. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There have been rumblings of discontent from shareholders over management, which may have led to the change. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I like to hear rumblings beneath the surface. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And you sense rumblings of discontent, of people becoming fed up with hearing about a learning curve and excuses. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I've heard a few rumblings of discontent about it from lots of sources. The Sun (2015)Then I hear strange rumblings from the lounge. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I heard rumblings of joy from Joe. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But rumblings of discontent remain after the poor 3-2 loss at Stoke last weekend. The Sun (2014)It is as if they sense that the new mood of investor militancy might, unlike earlier rumblings of discontent, come to something. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Trends of 'rumbling'
Used Occasionally. rumbling is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'rumbling'
British English: rumbling NOUN
A rumbling is a low continuous noise.
...the rumbling of an empty stomach.
Definition of rumbling from the Collins English Dictionary
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