Definition of rabbling in US English:

rabbling

noun

historical
  • The action of "rabble"; an instance of this.

noun

Founding
  • The action of raking, stirring, or skimming molten metal, ore, etc., in a furnace using a rabble.

adjective

  • Belonging to or characteristic of a rabble; disorderly, rowdy.

Origin

Late 17th century. From rabble + -ing. Compare earlier rabbling<br>mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Tomlinson (1808–1897), science teacher and writer. From rabble + -ing<br>late 16th century; earliest use found in R. B. (d. 1561). From rabble + -ing.