rubble

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈrʌbəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈrʌbəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(rubəl or, for 3, 4, ro̅o̅bəl)

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rubble

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. survivors [in, amongst, under] the rubble
  2. [pulled, hoisted, lifted] from the rubble
  3. [rescuers, volunteers] are searching among the rubble
  4. [residents, passengers, locals] emerged from the rubble
  5. work on [clearing, removing] the rubble (from)
  6. [dozens, scores, hundreds] are trapped under the rubble
  7. the rubble from the [missiles, earthquake, floods]
  8. the rubble of [destroyed, ruined, collapsed] buildings
  9. reduced the [town, area, building] to rubble
  10. the [town] was reduced to rubble [by, when]
  11. rubble caused by [bombs, missiles]
  12. a [tower, property, house] built of stone rubble
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