Mumble synonyms

mŭm'bəl

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To complain or grumble morosely.
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To rumble, as thunder
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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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Figuratively, a manifestation of grief; a lament.
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A soft murmuring or rustling sound, as of the wind or a gentle surf.
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To speak softly.
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To cry with a low, whining, broken voice; to whine; to complain.
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Third-person singular simple present indicative form of sound
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say low and inarticulately
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To speak with involuntary pauses or repetitions.
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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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Enunciate is defined as to clearly pronounce or speak.
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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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The definition of utter is to speak or express something.
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To make a low, heavy, continuous sound.
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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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To utter or express in a shout
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To form (a word) with the mouth soundlessly
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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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(Intransitive) To mumble, speak unclearly.
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To talk in an incoherent, rambling way; drivel
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(Intransitive) To complain or protest with a whine or as if with a whine.
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To chew something
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To bite or chew with toothless gums
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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, grumble, murmur, sigh, sough, whisper, whimper, sounds, speak clearly, swallow one's words and stammer.