gruntle


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gruntle

(ˈɡrʌntəl)
vb (intr)
to grunt or groan

gruntle

- Can be used for swine, meaning "to make a little grunt."
See also related terms for swine.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.gruntle - cause to be more favorably inclinedgruntle - cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; "She managed to mollify the angry customer"
calm, still, tranquilize, tranquillise, tranquillize, calm down, quiet, quieten, lull - make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"
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On still nights, the rhythmic gruntle and squeak of frogs carried across the water.
It had a gruntle in the heich of the heid, and under that it had twa een, ane nose and mouth, ane brow, ane cheek, ane tongue, and lugs like to the similitude of man in all sorts; the remanent thereof was ane othr gryce without hair.
But I have had no gruntles left since discovering that they can't even afford spell-check over at Ms.