Definitions for rabbleˈræb əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mob, rabble, rout(noun)

    a disorderly crowd of people

  2. rabble, riffraff, ragtag, ragtag and bobtail(noun)

    disparaging terms for the common people


  1. rabble(Noun)

    A mob; collectively, commoners; a disorderly group.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rabble(noun)

    an iron bar, with the end bent, used in stirring or skimming molten iron in the process of puddling

  2. Rabble(verb)

    to stir or skim with a rabble, as molten iron

  3. Rabble(verb)

    to speak in a confused manner

  4. Rabble(verb)

    a tumultuous crowd of vulgar, noisy people; a mob; a confused, disorderly throng

  5. Rabble(verb)

    a confused, incoherent discourse; a medley of voices; a chatter

  6. Rabble(adj)

    of or pertaining to a rabble; like, or suited to, a rabble; disorderly; vulgar

  7. Rabble(verb)

    to insult, or assault, by a mob; to mob; as, to rabble a curate

  8. Rabble(verb)

    to utter glibly and incoherently; to mouth without intelligence

  9. Rabble(verb)

    to rumple; to crumple

  10. Origin: [Probably named from the noise made by it (see Rabble, v. i.) cf. D. rapalje rabble, OF. & Prov. F. rapaille.]

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