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  Words related to grumble

Related / Similar Words: grumbling, murmur, murmuring, mutter, muttering, rumble, rumbling, croak, gnarl, grouch, scold, growl

 

Definition:
  • a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone;
  • a loud low dull continuous noise; "they heard the rumbling of thunder";
  • make complaining remarks or noises under one''s breath; "she grumbles when she feels overworked";
  • show one''s unhappiness or critical attitude; "He scolded about anything that he thought was wrong"; "We grumbled about the increased work load";
  • to utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds; "he grumbled a rude response"; "Stones grumbled down the cliff";
  • make a low noise; "rumbling thunder";

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    Derivational Morphology: murmur, mutter, croak, gnarl, grouch, scold, rumble, growl, grumbling, murmuring, muttering, whiner, complainer, moaner, sniveller, crybaby, bellyacher, grumbler, squawker, scolder, nag, nagger, common scold, grump, crank, churl, crosspatch, rumbling, growler, growling

     

     
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