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Meaning of MUTTER

Pronunciation:  'mutur

 
Matching Terms:  mutterer, muttering, mutteringly

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 Definition: 

To quietly enter a command not meant for the ears, eyes, or fingers of ordinary mortals. Often used in "mutter an incantation".

See also wizard.

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