Mumble synonyms

mŭm'bəl
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To complain or grumble morosely.
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A soft murmuring or rustling sound, as of the wind or a gentle surf.
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To cry with a low, whining, broken voice; to whine; to complain.
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Figuratively, a manifestation of grief; a lament.
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Third-person singular simple present indicative form of sound
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(Intransitive, now rare) To grumble; to complain in a low, muttering voice, or express discontent at or against someone or something. [from 14th c.]
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To rumble, as thunder
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To speak softly.
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say low and inarticulately
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To mumble and procrastinate in one's speech, especially with a reply to a hard question or with voicing a decision on a topical matter; to evade a question, giving vague answers; to equivocate.
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Enunciate is defined as to clearly pronounce or speak.
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To speak with involuntary pauses or repetitions.
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(The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): a low, indistinct continuous whispering sound; a murmur
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A whispering, murmuring, or rustling sound
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To bend or hinge something at intervals, or to allow or build something so that it can bend.
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To utter or express in a shout
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To talk in an incoherent, rambling way; drivel
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To bite or chew with toothless gums
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The definition of utter is to speak or express something.
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(Intransitive) To complain or protest with a whine or as if with a whine.
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To make a low, heavy, continuous sound.
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To chew something
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To form (a word) with the mouth soundlessly
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(Intransitive) To mumble, speak unclearly.
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To speak in such a way - glibly and rapidly, such as from an auctioneer, or when bantering during a sports event.
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Synonym Study

  • Mutter usually suggests angry or discontented words or sounds of this kind to mutter curses
  • Murmur implies a continuous flow of words or sounds in a low, indistinct voice and may apply to utterances of satisfaction or dissatisfaction to murmur a prayer
  • To mumble is to utter almost inaudible or inarticulate sounds in low tones, with the mouth nearly closed an old woman mumbling to herself
Find another word for mumble. In this page you can discover 42 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mumble, like: mutter, sough, whimper, sigh, sounds, murmur, grumble, whisper, swallow one's words, speak clearly and speak indistinctly.