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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rab•bleˈræb əl(n.; v.)-bled, -bling.

  1. (n.)a disorderly crowd; mob.

  2. the rabble, the lower classes; the common people.

  3. (v.t.)to beset as a rabble does; mob.

Origin of rabble:

1350–1400; ME rabel (n.)

rab•ble*ˈræb əl(n.; v.)-bled, -bling.

  1. (n.)a tool or mechanically operated device used for stirring or mixing a charge in a roasting furnace.

    Category: Metallurgy

  2. (v.t.)to stir (a charge) in a roasting furnace.

    Category: Metallurgy

* Metall..

Origin of rabble:

1655–65; < F râble fire-shovel, tool, MF raable < L rutābulum implement for shifting hot coals

rab′bler(n.)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rabbler(noun)

    a scraping tool for smoothing metal

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