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mutters, 3rd person singular present; muttered, past tense; muttered, past participle; muttering, present participle;
  1. Say something in a low or barely audible voice, esp. in dissatisfaction or irritation
    • - he muttered something under his breath
    • - “I knew she was a troublemaker,” Rebecca muttered
    • - she muttered in annoyance as the keys slid from her fingers
  2. Speak privately or unofficially about someone or something; spread rumors
    • - when he disappeared, people began to mutter
  1. A barely audible utterance, esp. a dissatisfied or irritated one
    • - a little mutter of disgust

  1. a low continuous indistinct sound; often accompanied by movement of the lips without the production of articulate speech
  2. mumble: talk indistinctly; usually in a low voice
  3. grumble: a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone
  4. murmur: make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath; "she grumbles when she feels overworked"
  5. Mutter (German for "mother") is the third album by German industrial metal band Rammstein. It was released on 2 April 2001 through Motor Music.
  6. Metacity (rhyming with "capacity" with the stress on the second syllable) is a window manager used by default in the GNOME desktop environment. The development of Metacity was started by Havoc Pennington and it is released under the GNU General Public License.
  7. Mutter is a compositing window manager used in GNOME 3.0. Mutter is the short form of 'metacity clutter'. Mutter combines a sophisticated display engine using the Clutter toolkit with solid window-management logic inherited from the Metacity window manager. ...
  8. Mutters is a municipality in the Innsbruck-Land district and is located south of Innsbruck. The village was first mentioned in 1100 but settlement already began app. 3000 years ago. Mutters received connection with Innsbruck thanks to the Stubaitalbahn in 1904. It has 1983 inhabitants and six areas.
  9. A repressed or obscure utterance; an instance of muttering; peas; To utter words, especially complaints or angry expressions, indistinctly or with a low voice and lips partly closed; to say under one's breath; To speak softly and incoherently, or with imperfect articulations; To make a sound ...
  10. This word is frequently associated with the speaking or muttering of the mouth such as in Psalm 37:30 - The mouth of the righteous mutter wisdom. In context, this is not a speaking to another but to one's self.