Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of rumble.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of rumble.

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Examples

  • Meanwhile the ICTR gravy train rumbles on in Arusha Tanzania, its African employees desperate to spin out its life as long as possible that they might squeeze the very last dollar out of it, legally or otherwise.

    Archive 2008-03-02

  • Meanwhile, their deadly foes, the "rumbles," are what the wombles would really be like -- giant rodents armed with "rumble sticks", lethal staff-weapons with a six-inch-nail embedded in the top, giant rats who live in a vast warren underneath "Rumbledon Common."

    MIND MELD: What Book Introduced You to Fantasy?

  • How did we go from fistfights to "rumbles" with knives to guns?

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • It is constantly in the news with all the racial 'rumbles' that occur.

    Sound Politics: "Republicans Hate Latinos" Speaker At Everett High School

  • A look back at some of the "qualified scientists" KOA's Rosen has hosted for global warming discussions NBC's Guthrie, Todd suggested report shows Obama actions at odds with "hands-off" pledge, ignoring contrary evidence Media run with unsourced assertion by Sun-Times columnist of "rumbles" that Emanuel "is reportedly on 21 different taped conversations"

    Not My Tribe

  • PIN thefts -- no more than "rumbles" before 2008 -- may have accounted for more than half the payment-card offenses last year, Baker said.

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  • Nov. 9/PRNewswire/-- A website that "rumbles" is now ready for its second round of contests, winners, and prizes.

    WN.com - Business News

  • But now there are rumbles in Washington that the notorious case, as well as other alleged CIA abuses, could be returning to haunt the agency.

    Grand Jury Investigates Torture In Abu Ghraib Death

  • Rather than reach for whole-fat cheese when your stomach rumbles, add a serving of low-fat yogurt or cottage cheese to your meals instead.

    The Small Change Diet

  • British Airways cabin crew will this week start voting in their fourth strike poll in 16 months as BA's worst ever industrial dispute rumbles on.

    New strike poll for BA cabin crew

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