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noun uk   /ˈrʌ̩.ɪŋ/ /ˈ-blɪŋ/ us  
[C usually plural] a sign of anger or disagreement: There are rumblings of annoyance throughout the workforce.Complaining [C usually singular] a continuous low sound: the rumbling of distant guns/thunderSounds made by objects, movement or impact
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