verb (used without object), grum·bled, grum·bling.
verb (used with object), grum·bled, grum·bling.
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Origin of grumble
synonym study for grumble
OTHER WORDS FROM grumblegrumbler, noungrum·bling·ly, adverbgrumbly, adjectiveun·grum·bling, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for grumble
But Google grumble grumble makes me compose new messages in a tiny window, you say.
But grumble grumble sometimes my messages get sorted into the wrong folders.
But grumble grumble Google just forced this upon me without asking, you say.
So for now, the movies are about more, even if many of us will grumble about Les Miz's running time on the way out of the theater.
Yes, Republicans grumble (rightly) against the Obama green-energy subsidies.Doomsday Conservatives: Too Many Hormones, Too Little Plan|David Frum|December 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He had transferred himself to the buggy with a grumble of disgust, and begged her to come for him early in the morning.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
In any case my conscience will be clear, and I shall no longer have any right to grumble at my lot.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
"No wonder things git pindlin' under this old locust-tree," Sophy heard him grumble.Country Neighbors|Alice Brown
Gradually the relaxing steam-radiators began to grunt and grumble into a chill quietude.Molly Make-Believe|Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
By the marauders it was looked upon as a grand frolic, and owners of missing mats and deluged yards might grumble as they pleased.The Story of the Big Front Door|Mary Finley Leonard