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
McCole mumbled, gazing up through bleary, uncertain eyes.
Ed: Republicans will just deny it, and start mumbling about budget rules.
Fulmer mumbled the last two words, which indicated a reluctance to say them.
While speaking, Turley mumbled and slurred several words, police said.
After millions of bucks to get the product out of preclinical then early clinical trials, what were a few thousand more dollars handed off to some polite hang-dog specialist to twitch and mumble for a few hours?
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.
The engine note is a letdown, too, monotonous and mumbling even at full load.
And the child’s mother mumbled about me being too old to play with the boys on the block now.
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Origin and Etymology of mumble
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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