variants or less commonly rumelgumption
: good judgment : sense, intelligence

Word History


alteration (influenced by rumble entry 2) of obsolete English (northern dialect) rumgumption, probably from English rum entry 1 + gumption

First Known Use

1751, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rumblegumption was in 1751

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“Rumblegumption.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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