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Definition of Mumble


  1. To speak with the lips partly closed, so as to render the sounds inarticulate and imperfect; to utter words in a grumbling indistinct manner, indicating discontent or displeasure; to mutter.
  2. To chew something gently with closed lips.
  3. To utter with a low, inarticulate voice.
  4. To chew or bite gently, as one without teeth.
  5. To suppress, or utter imperfectly.

Mumble Quotations

When in doubt, mumble; when in trouble, delegate; when in charge, ponder.
James H. Boren

I had a bad stutter when I was really young. I couldn't get a sentence out. Like, 'D-d-d-d-d-d-d-d-ad.' And that turned into a mumble.
Channing Tatum

I like to mumble when I act, 'cause I think it's more realistic. For some reason, the impediment has given me the accent of a Mexican gangster.
David Arquette

I'm not Jack Nicholson. I'm not Brando. But I do mumble.
Benicio Del Toro

As a documentary filmmaker, I'm very respectful, and my interview style is not intrusive. I don't really have an agenda. I just go in there, I mumble something or other, I wait for them to speak, and I wait for them to stop.
Tony Kaye
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Mumble Translations

mumble in French is marmonnons, marmonner, marmonnent, marmonnez
mumble in German is murmelne, murmeln, murmeln
mumble in Spanish is mascullar
mumble in Swedish is mumla, muttra
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