Part of speech:
To make a sound like this, as in annoyance, contempt, effort, etc.
To speak in low, indistinct tones without much movement of the lips, as in complaining or in speaking to oneself
To move or proceed with a deep, long, rolling sound.
To speak with a low hoarse voice.
To utter hurriedly and confusedly; sputter
To laugh loudly or excitedly.
To breathe audibly and with difficulty or by constant sniffing, as a dog in trailing; sniff or sniffle
To complain or protest in a childish or annoying fashion:
To mumble or mutter a complaint
To give or expend with reluctance:
To complain or find fault in a petty or disagreeable way:
To make a formal accusation or bring a formal charge; file a complaint.
To hunt or catch crabs.
To be worn or eaten away; become corroded.
(Informal) To irritate; annoy:
To make a creaking or grating sound, as from great strain
To complain; grumble.
To emit a low guttural sound or utterance.
To speak words indistinctly, as by lowering the voice or partially closing the mouth.
To fail; to wane.
To utter with anger or hostility:
To utter a loud, harsh cry, as a parrot or chicken does
To utter or give forth with a deep, resonant sound:
To envelop or enfold in a covering:
To find fault with angrily; rebuke or chide severely
To participate in a public demonstration in opposition to (something):
To get into or be in a state of nervous or useless activity:
To remove bark from (a tree or log).
To cause to emit a snapping sound:
Find another word for grumble. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for grumble, like: grunt, mutter, rumble, croak, splutter, roar, snuffle, whine, murmur, begrudge and bellyache.