Groan and Grumble


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Groan noun – A crying out in grief.
Grumble is a synonym for groan in complaint topic. In some cases you can use "Grumble" instead the word "Groan" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like complain, moan.
Nearby Words: groaned, groaning
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Grumble noun – An expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment.
Groan is a synonym for grumble in complain topic. You can use "Groan" instead the word "Grumble" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as complaint.
Nearby Words: grumpy, grumbling, grumbled, grumbler
Synonyms for Grumble

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low low groan low grumble
high-pitched high-pitched groan high-pitched grumble
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