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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Chaos and Rage (2008)
by Frank Tinsman
is a rampant psychopath twisting every last team member's nerve endings, Victor is an edgy, clock watching disciplinarian; Akira the Grumbler is a spy for the very same Yakuza this crew is to ...
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, ...
Slang. A dictionary of the turf, the ring, the chase, the pit, of bon-ton, and the varieties of life, forming the completest and most authentic lexicon balatronicum ... of the sporting world, etc (1823)
by Jon BEE (pseud. [i.e. John Badcock.])
' Grumbler.(a)—four pennyworth of grog; sordid landlords usually, grumbling when their customers so economise, or ' leave off drinking in great measure.' , Guineas—they had long been proved ...
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.
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 Anglo-American Encyclopedia and Dictionary: Encyclopedia department (A-Z) (1904)
"The Grumbler ...
The London encyclopaedia (1829)
or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge. Illustrated by numerous engravings, a general atlas, and appropriate diagrams by Thomas Curtis
Grumbler, n & \ To murmur ...
The Little Giant Encyclopedia of the Zodiac (1997)
• opportunistic • has ulterior motives • passionate • quick- tempered • elegant • a critical nitpicker • sentimental • a grumbler • affectionate • a gossip and a • constructive critic scandalmonger • alert • an obsessive hoarder ...
The ladies' lexicon and parlour companion (1870)
containing nearly every word in the English language and exhibiting the plurals of nouns and the participles of verbs ... adapted to the use of ... schools by William Grimshaw
grumbler, grumbling; adv grumb- lingly. GRUNT. v. To murmur like a hog; to groan. pr. par. gruntirg , past, grunted: s. grunt, gruniet , grunting: adv. gruntingly.
Encyclopedia of Fairies in World Folklore and Mythology (2013)
by Theresa Bane
Sources: Folkard, PlantLore, Legends, andLyrics, 834i; Porteous, Forest Folklore, 42; Rose, Spirits, Fairies, Leprechauns, and Goblins, 36 Bavorr Variations: Bavor Bavorr (“grumbler”) was one of the many DWARFS named in the Voluspa, the ...
American history and encyclopedia of music (1910)
by William Lines Hubbard
A growler, grumbler: a drone. 2. In the bagpipe a continuously sounding pipe of unchanging tone. Brummstimmen (broom'-shtlm-men) Ger. n. Humming voices: vocalization with- Buchstabentonschrift out words, producing the sounds through ...
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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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