Grumble and Grouse


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Grumble noun – An expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment.
Usage example: a chorus of moans and grumbles when they found out that the overnight camping trip had been cancelled

Grouse is a synonym for grumble in complain topic. In some cases you can use "Grouse" instead the word "Grumble" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like complaint. informal substitute
Nearby Words: grumpy, grumbling, grumbled, grumbler
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Grouse verb – To express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely.
Usage example: hasn't stopped grousing since we started this vacation

Grumble is a synonym for grouse in complaint topic. You can use "Grumble" instead the word "Grouse" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as complain. popular alternative
Nearby Words: grousing, groused, grouser
Synonyms for Grouse
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