verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of grunt
Related formsgrunt·ing·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for grunt
The grunt takes a hard look at our interpreter, rotates his M16 and opens the vehicle door, motioning for us to get out.
The grunt asks us where we are going and we respond, “to the Korengal.”
As a grunt, he lectured a high-ranking officer in protest of Marines who attacked a Vietnamese child.
Fortunately, the Food Sense App for the iPhone does the grunt work for you.
Piggy, saying nothing, with no time for even a grunt, traveled through the air sideways from the rock, turning over as he went.Come On, ‘Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ Can Handle More Violence|Sujay Kumar|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Crocker's answer was a grunt; he was looking at the stars, calculating possibly in how long he could walk to heaven.The Island Pharisees|John Galsworthy
He felt along the roof of the cavern, and presently gave a grunt of satisfaction.The Birthright|Joseph Hocking
"I scarce know whether he did me service or disservice, your Highness," he added, with something between a grunt and a sigh.The Mercenary|W. J. Eccott
If he had been Mr Pipchin, he'd have had some reason to grunt.Dombey and Son|Charles Dickens
The landlord gave a grunt and dropped into the sheriff's arms like a sack of meal.The Sheriff of Badger|George B. Pattullo