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grunting

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

speech that is not clear enough to be understood
  • says he talks in his sleep, but really it's just snorts and grunting

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grunting

verb
present participle of grunt

Synonyms & Antonyms of grunting (Entry 2 of 2)

to speak softly and unclearly
  • was so absorbed with the video game that when asked what he wanted for dinner, he just grunted

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“Grunting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/grunting. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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