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"That was crazy," Lynn Jenkins of Kansas muttered to another member as she walked to greet Boehner.

One local farmer muttered to me it was like living next door to an airport—but one with a difference.

“Nonsense,” muttered Hawberk, searching on the floor for a fallen rivet.

“We are now in communication with ten thousand men,” he muttered.

“The scolloped tatters of the King in Yellow must hide Yhtill forever,” he muttered, but I do not believe Vance heard him.

When we were mounted Mac leaned over and muttered an admonitory word for Piegan's ear alone.

“The British Raj is doomed,” she muttered, lowering her voice, and bringing her magnificent eyes close to his.

"So that is Jim Poindexter, the bloody villain," muttered the boy between his set teeth, and nervously fingering his revolver.

He was given no reply save a muttered curse, a command to hold his tongue, and an angry tug at his tied arms.

"Don Alvar de Mendoce, for example," muttered Alphonse, between his teeth.


On this page you'll find 59 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to muttered, such as: discontinuous, stuttering, disjointed, halting, hesitating, and stammering.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.