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Meaning of MUMBLING

Pronunciation:  m'umbuling

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  ineffectual chewing (as if without teeth)
  2. [n]  indistinct enunciation
  3. [adj]  speaking low and indistinctly; "a mumbling parson stood beside the dying man"; "muttering crowds of onlookers"
 

MUMBLING is a 8 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: gumming, muttering, speaking(a)
 
 See Also: chew, chewing, diction, enunciation, manduction, mastication

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mum"bling\, a.
Low; indistinct; inarticulate. -- {Mum"bling*ly}, adv.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aspiration, bated breath, breath, breathy voice, drone, droning, exhalation, gabble, gibber, gibbering, jabber, jibber, little voice, low voice, maundering, mouthing, mumble, murmur, murmuration, murmuring, murmurish, murmurous, mutter, muttering, rustling, sigh, soft voice, stage whisper, still small voice, susurrant, susurration, susurrous, susurrus, underbreath, undertone, whisper, whispering, whispery
 

 

 

 

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