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rubbled Syllabification: rub·bled
Pronunciation: /ˈrəbəld/

Definition of rubbled in English:


Covered in rubble or reduced to rubble.
Example sentences
  • Even worse, many depleted uranium weapons used during the attacks are still lying around the city and countryside in rubbled buildings.
  • In the following hours, the villages would be rubbled by continuous bombardment.
  • Rodgers knelt on the rubbled limestone road, wincing as his knees were stabbed by the white gravel.

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