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mutter

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mutter

  1. speech that is not clear enough to be understood the distracting mutter of some member of the audience Synonyms of mutter grunt, grunting, murmur, murmuring, mumble, mutteringWords Related to mutter rumor, undertone, whisper; babble, babbling, blab, blabbing, chatter, chattering, drivel, driveling (or drivelling), gabble, gabbling, jabber, jabbering, maundering, prattle, prattling, rambling


mutter

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of mutter

  1. 1 to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely a muttering group of workers Synonyms of mutter beef, bellyache, bitch, bleat, carp, caterwaul, crab, croak, fuss, gripe, grizzle, grouch, grouse, growl, grumble, grump, holler, inveigh, keen, kick, kvetch, maunder [chiefly British], moan, murmur, complain, nag, repine, scream, squawk, squeal, wail, whimper, whine, whinge [British], yammer, yawp (or yaup), yowlWords Related to mutter object (to), protest, quarrel (with); cavil, quibble; fret, stew, worry; blubber, cry, sob; bemoan, bewail, deplore, lamentNear Antonyms of mutter accept, bear, countenance, endure, take, tolerate; applaud, cheer, commendAntonyms of mutter crow, delight, rejoice

  2. 2 to speak softly and unclearly muttering to himself under his breath Synonyms of mutter chunter [British], grunt, mouth, murmur, mumbleWords Related to mutter babble, blab, chatter, drivel, gabble, gibber, jabber, maunder, prattle, ramble; breathe, gasp, pant, whisper; buzzNear Antonyms of mutter articulate, enunciateAntonyms of mutter speak out, speak up



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