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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone; A low continuous indistinct sound.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object) : to mutter complaints
  • On his way out, he used two profanities in muttering aloud that Ruff should mind his own business.
  • I heard a muttering from the wheelhouse, and made out the word "Slagfinn" — not at all a good thing.
  • That definitely counts as one of those jaw dropping, baka muttering, geeky chuckle moments if I've ever saw one. for more
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