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maunder

play
verb maun·der \ˈmȯn-dər, ˈmän-\

Simple Definition of maunder

  • : to talk for a long time in a boring way

Full Definition of maunder

maun·deredmaun·der·ing play \-d(ə-)riŋ\

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 chiefly British :  grumble

  3. 2 :  to wander slowly and idly

  4. 3 :  to speak indistinctly or disconnectedly

maun·der·er play \-dər-ər\ noun

Examples of maunder

  1. <maundered all over town on his day off>

  2. <ask her a question and she'll maunder for half an hour>



Origin of maunder

probably imitative


First Known Use: 1621

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