Noun(1) the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up
(1) The resulting blast was so powerful that it reduced the four-storey building to rubble .(2) Neighbours of a family whose home was ripped apart by a gas explosion have told of the horrifying blast which reduced it to rubble .(3) It is built of rubble stone with ashlar dressings on a granite plinth.(4) Despite efforts to save the nightclub, it was reduced to rubble earlier this year to make way for retirement flats and shops.(5) When they arrived at one particular intersection, they found it was now blocked by debris and rubble .(6) Residents in Pear Tree Close were horrified when a large tipper truck dumped tons of rubble and waste in their quiet residential street on March 16.(7) They were infilled with rubble and sodded to create a low rectangular mound.(8) Towns have been reduced to rubble , buildings gutted and property worth millions of U.S. dollars destroyed.(9) two buildings collapsed, trapping scores of people in the rubble(10) the tower is built of stone rubble faced with ashlar(11) During the summer months some of the residents had carried out back-breaking work clearing builders' waste and rubble from the area.(12) The once thriving riverside town has been reduced to rubble , most of its buildings leveled by the earthquake.(13) These old photographs show York's former garden suburb reduced to rubble following the demolition of condemned houses in the early 1960s.(14) The walls are made of limestone rubble and the roof is covered with stone tiles.(15) But yesterday at 12 noon Vernon House was reduced to rubble by demolition experts.(16) The external plaster was replaced with a lime-based plaster to allow the stone rubble walls to breathe.
(1) pile of rubble :: pentwr o rwbel
(2) heap of rubble :: domen rwbel
1. debris ::
4. wreckage ::
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Winterfell is a pile of RUBBLE.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 10
The name suits our purposes
far more than that useless pile of RUBBLE.
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 3
...the Crippler is reducing
the Chevy Cavalier to RUBBLE.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 12
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