Deplore and Grumble


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Deplore verb – To feel or express sorrow for.
Grumble and deplore are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Grumble" instead a verb "Deplore".
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Grumble verb – To express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely.
Usage example: he grumbled about how sore his feet were after standing all day

Deplore and grumble are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Deplore" instead a verb "Grumble".
Nearby Words: grumpy, grumbling, grumbled, grumbler
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Grumble and Deplore. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 24, from
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Grumble or Deplore. 2016. Accessed July 24, 2021.

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