Definition of Grumbler
What does Grumbler mean?
- a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining
- A person who persistently grumbles; a complainer
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Encyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the arts, sciences, literature, etc. : intended to supersede the use of other books of reference (1816)
* GRUMBLER. n.s. [from grumble.] One that grumbles f a murmurer; a discontented man. — The half-pence are good half- pence, ...
The Gentlemlen's Lexicon; Or, A Pocket Dictionary, Containing Nearly Every Work in the English Language (1835)
Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools by William Grimshaw
grumbling; past, grumbled: s grumbler, grumbling: adv. g nmi lingly. GRUNT, v.
A Dictionary of the English Language: Abridged from the American Dictionary (1833)
For the Use of Primary Schools and the Counting House by Noah Webster
a grumbler, a murmurer. Muttering, jtpr. murmuring, grumbling. Muttering, n. a grumbling, or murmuring. Mut'-ter-ing-ly, ad. with indistinct utterance. Mut'-ton, 7t. flesh of sheep, a sheep. Mut'-ton-fist, n. a large, coarse, red hand.
The Anglo-American Encyclopedia and Dictionary: Encyclopedia department (A-Z) (1904)
"The Grumbler ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
murmur or obscure sounds made : a mutterer is, a grumbler. MUTTON, n. t. ) Fr. mouton. The flesh Mut'toh-fist. )of sheep : mutton-fist, a hue and red fist. MUTUAL, adj. •* Fr. mutuel; Lat. m«- Mi'Tt'ALLY, adv. ytualis. Acting in turn or Mu'tuality, n.
The American history and encyclopedia of music ... (1910)
by Edward Dickinson, George Whitfield Andrews, Arthur Foote, Janet M. Green, Emil Liebling, Josephine Thrall
A growler, grumbler: a drone. 2. In the bagpipe a continuously sounding pipe of unchanging tone. Brummstimmen (broom'-shtim- men) Ger.
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A grumbler is 32 ounces
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Scrabble value of G2R1U1M3B3L1E1R1
The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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