Synonyms for mutter
Antonyms for mutter
- speak clearly
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MUTTER
"No living aunt ever looked as you do now," Kitty will mutter, shaking her head.
I heard him mutter as he neared the boat-house where Fin and I were stowing cargo.
I was near enough to hear him mutter: "How the devil comes this here?"
A shadow flitted in front of it, and he stopped to chuckle evilly and mutter.
Gervaise entered, greatly embarrassed, not even daring to mutter an excuse.
The thudding of hooves became a mutter and then a rumble and then a growl.
This exclamation, although but a mutter, was fervent indeed.
"Interestin'—very," she heard him mutter at last, as he glanced toward the bed.
His mutter: “I hope you will be satisfied, confound you,” was addressed to the absent Tom.
Not a word or even a mutter assisted this short and arid handshake.
early 14c., moteren "to mumble," from a common PIE imitative *mut- "to grunt, mutter" (cf. Old Norse muðla "to murmur," Latin muttire "to mutter," Old High German mutilon "to murmur, mutter; to drizzle"), with frequentative suffix -er. Related: Muttered; muttering.