Sentence Examples with the word rumble

Carmen's giggle was drowned by a rumble of thunder.

He laughed, the rumble of his chest causing her to raise her head.

But the rumble of the machinery made me think it was thundering, and I began to cry, because I feared if it rained we should not be able to have our picnic out of doors.

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The rumble and roar of the city smite the nerves of my face, and I feel the ceaseless tramp of an unseen multitude.

In loud sounds, such as a peal of thunder from a near flash, or the report of a gun, the effect may be considerable, and the rumble of the thunder and the prolonged boom of the gun may perhaps be in part due to the breakdown of the wave when the crest of maximum pressure has moved up to the front, though it is probably due in part also to echo from the surfaces of heterogeneous masses of air.

By the way there came up a shower, which compelled me to stand half an hour under a pine, piling boughs over my head, and wearing my handkerchief for a shed; and when at length I had made one cast over the pickerelweed, standing up to my middle in water, I found myself suddenly in the shadow of a cloud, and the thunder began to rumble with such emphasis that I could do no more than listen to it.

A low rumble attracted her attention skyward.

A rumble of Russian and French voices and laughter filled the air round the tables in the square.

A low rumble brought her attention to the horizon.

No amorous rumble on this Saturday night.