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Meaning of MUTTERING

Pronunciation:  m'uturing

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone
  2. [n]  a low continuous indistinct sound; often accompanied by movement of the lips without the production of articulate speech
  3. [adj]  speaking low and indistinctly; "a mumbling parson stood beside the dying man"; "muttering crowds of onlookers"

MUTTERING is a 9 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: grumble, grumbling, mumbling, murmur, murmur, murmuration, murmuring, murmuring, mussitation, mutter, mutter, speaking(a)
 See Also: complaint, sound



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