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verb rumble pronunciation in British English /ˈrʌmb(ə)l/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyrumble
he/she/itrumbles
present participlerumbling
past tenserumbled
past participlerumbled
  1. 1
    [intransitive] to make a continuous deep sound

    Thunder rumbled in the distance.

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    1. a.
      to move forwards making a continuous deep sound

      Lorries rumble past their homes.

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  2. 3
    [transitive] British informal to discover that someone is doing something illegal

    We've been rumbled.

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