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1. grumble

verb. ['ˈgrʌmbəl'] show one's unhappiness or critical attitude.

Synonyms

  • complain
  • grouch
  • kvetch
  • kick
  • quetch
  • plain
  • scold

Antonyms

  • close up
  • whisper
  • shout
  • specify

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Words that Rhyme with Grumble

  • trumbull
  • trumble
  • stumble
  • crumble
  • tumble
  • mumble
  • kumble
  • jumble
  • humble
  • gumbel
  • fumble
  • bumble
  • umbel

Example sentences of the word grumble


1. Adjective
They can be vocal dogs and will often yodle, grumble, howl, or chirp.

Quotes containing the word grumble


1. Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses.
- Alphonse Karr, A Tour Round My Garden

2. Men brave and generous live the best lives, seldom will they sorrow; then there are fools, afraid of everything, who grumble instead of giving.
- Anonymous, The Poetic Edda

2. grumble

verb. ['ˈgrʌmbəl'] make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath.

Synonyms

  • croak
  • complain
  • kvetch
  • kick
  • gnarl
  • quetch
  • plain
  • mutter
  • murmur

Antonyms

  • patterned
  • indirect
  • attractive
  • praise

3. grumble

noun. ['ˈgrʌmbəl'] a loud low dull continuous noise.

Synonyms

  • grumbling
  • rumbling
  • rumble

Antonyms

  • complex
  • rhetorical
  • unobvious
  • impure

4. grumble

verb. ['ˈgrʌmbəl'] to utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds.

Synonyms

  • growl
  • let loose
  • let out
  • emit
  • rumble

Antonyms

  • incomplete
  • hold
  • keep quiet
  • take in

5. grumble

noun. ['ˈgrʌmbəl'] a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone.

Synonyms

  • grumbling
  • complaint
  • mutter
  • murmuring
  • murmur

Antonyms

  • survive
  • unbend
  • adorned
  • fancy

6. grumble

verb. ['ˈgrʌmbəl'] make a low noise.

Synonyms

  • go
  • rumble

Antonyms

  • thin
  • loud
  • regularity
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