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mutter

mutter


mut·ter  (mtr)
v. mut·tered, mut·ter·ing, mut·ters
v.intr.
1. To speak indistinctly in low tones.
2. To complain or grumble morosely.
v.tr.
To utter or say in low indistinct tones.
n.
A low grumble or indistinct utterance.

[Middle English muttren, possibly from Latin muttre.]

mutter·er n.


mutter  /mtr/  v. [I;T] n. to speak unclearly and quietly, usu. to complain: The taxi driver <v.> muttered about the bad traffic. -n. muttering. mutter

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