Grumble and Humming


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Grumble noun – An expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment.
Humming and grumble are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Humming" instead a noun "Grumble".
Nearby Words: grumpy, grumbling, grumbled, grumbler
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Humming noun – The act of singing with closed lips.
Grumble and humming are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Grumble" instead a noun "Humming".
Nearby Word: hummed
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Humming and Grumble. (2016). Retrieved 2021, September 28, from
Grumble & Humming. N.p., 2016. Web. 28 Sep. 2021. <>.
Humming or Grumble. 2016. Accessed September 28, 2021.

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