Examples of mumble in a Sentence
He mumbled something and then left.
He mumbled “Goodbye” and then left.
I can't understand you when you mumble.
Recent Examples of mumble from the Web
As for Tuesday's tempo, that's what irked Lue the most, causing him to sit down in his chair for the postgame press conference and mumble about how bad the team played.
This week's episode of This Is Us can be divided into three sections: a sad foster-child subplot, Sylvester Stallone mumbling, and Rebecca throwing a bag of burgers on the ground.
And the child’s mother mumbled about me being too old to play with the boys on the block now.
The engine note is a letdown, too, monotonous and mumbling even at full load.
A considerable fraction of the dialogue is unintelligible — a litter of thick accents, mumbled line deliveries and words engulfed by sound effects.
Mumble a prayer for Stephen Colbert in Stephen Colbert’s Midnight Confessions (Simon & Schuster).
The driver emerged from the water with his hands in the air, robes flowing, gold chain on, mumbling to himself, according to witnesses.
Getting a sneak peak at all the ice chests full of raw oysters lined up near the stage, contestants for the raw oyster eating contest were heard mumbling to themselves that the salt-water bivalve mollusks were looking bigger than usual this year.
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Origin and Etymology of mumble
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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