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(Definition of mumble from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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mumbleverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈmʌm·bəl/
to ​speakquietly or in an ​unclear way so that the words are ​difficult to ​understand: [T] She mumbled something about ​needing to be ​home, then ​left. [I] He often mumbles, and I never ​know what he’s ​asking me.
(Definition of mumble from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mumble”
in Korean 중얼거리다…
in Arabic يُتَمْتِم…
in Malaysian mengomel…
in French marmotter…
in Russian бормотать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 含糊地說,咕噥…
in Italian biascicare…
in Turkish mırıldanmak, ağzında gevelemek, belli belirsiz konuşmak…
in Polish mamrotać…
in Spanish mascullar…
in Vietnamese lầm bầm…
in Portuguese resmungar, murmurar…
in Thai พูดพึมพำ…
in German murmeln…
in Catalan mussitar, remugar…
in Japanese ぶつぶつ言う…
in Chinese (Simplified) 含糊地说,咕哝…
in Indonesian menggumam…
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