verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of mutter
Examples from the Web for mutter
As Democrats mutter privately that their Senate majority is sinking beneath the waves, their leadership has sent out an SOS.
But when you do so, make sure to mutter the appropriate things about poverty, “the empire,” and the scourge of “neoliberalism.”The Stupidest Hugo Chávez Hagiographies From the Yanquis Who Loved Him|Michael Moynihan|March 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Melancholics mutter to themselves, look on the ground, and avoid society, all of which were considered signs of witchcraft.
The unfortunate young gentleman had only strength to turn himself on the ground and mutter forth, "My poor mother!"Old Mortality, Complete, Illustrated|Sir Walter Scott
It was not long before Macdonald began to toss and mutter in his sleep, breaking forth now and then into wild cries and curses.The Man From Glengarry|Ralph Connor
Josie heard him mutter, and then he opened the closet door and looked in.Mary Louise and the Liberty Girls|Edith Van Dyne (AKA L. Frank Baum)
He did puff out his cheeks defiantly, to be sure, and mutter incoherently, but that lasted for only a few seconds.In And Out|Edgar Franklin