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grumble
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
grumble /'grʌmbl/
  • danh từ
    • sự càu nhàu, sự cằn nhằn; tiếng càu nhàu
      • he is full of grumbles: hắn lúc nào cũng càu nhàu
    • sự lầm bầm; tiếng lầm bầm
    • động từ
      • càu nhàu, cằn nhằn
        • to grumble at (over, about) something: càu nhàu về cái gì
      • lẩm bẩm, lầm bầm
        • to grumble (out) a reply: lẩm bẩm vặc lại
      • gầm lên (sấm)
        • thunder grumbling in the distance: sấm rền ở đằng xa
    Concise Dictionary
    grumbles|grumbled|grumbling'grʌmbl
    noun
    +a loud low dull continuous noise
    +a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone
    verb
    +show one's unhappiness or critical attitude
    +make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath
    +to utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds
    +make a low noise

    Advanced English Dictionary
    verb, noun
    + verb
    1 ~ (at / to sb) (about / at sb/sth) to complain about sb/sth in a bad-tempered way: [V] She's always grumbling to me about how badly she's treated at work. + [V speech] 'I'll just have to do it myself,' he grumbled. + [V that] They kept grumbling that they were cold.
    2 [V] to make a deep continuous sound
    Synonym: RUMBLE
    Thunder grumbled in the distance.
    grumbler noun
    + noun
    1 ~ (about sth)
    ~ (that ...) something that you complain about because you are not satisfied: My main grumble is about the lack of privacy.
    2 a long low sound
    Synonym: RUMBLE
    a distant grumble of thunder


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