mutter

Listen:
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmʌtə/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈmʌtɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(mutər)


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mutter

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [disapproving, little, grumpy] mutter
  2. a mutter came from the [crowd, audience]
  3. heard a mutter [in, from] the crowd
  4. a (soft) mutter [came, fell] over the crowd
  5. a mutter of [contempt, disapproval, disgust]
  6. a mutter born of [frustration, disgust]
  7. mutters from the [crowd, public, audience]
  8. mutters from [dissenters, opponents, protesters, journalists]
  9. [replied, answered] in a mutter
  10. her words [fell, came] out in a mutter
  11. more mutters than coherent [words, speech]
  12. tried to [speak, talk] over the mutters
  13. not even a mutter [passed, escaped] his lips
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