grumbly


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Related to grumbly: grumbling, incapacitated, proceed with
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Attempts to change his diet, however, result in weakness and a very grumbly, rumbly tummy.
I was feeling a bit grumbly about having to drive three hours just to get to one gallery.
The usual response is a grumbly, "I'm not doing that.
Earle's gruff vocal and grumbly guitar strikes up an unlikely union with Micarelli's melodic soar, and the results are such that they'll surely repeat the experiment before too long.
It wasn't much - he was just grumbly for a week or two.
8 is free revving and smooth, but the diesel, although grumbly at times, actually has better performance and economy.
People who've lasted several decades in skating tend to split into two camps: The minority who relish and delight in every new trend, pro, and trick (the Jake Phelpses and Dave Duncanses of this world), and everybody else: The more grumbly masses who cling to their beloved era--be it Dogtown, EMB, or Baker 2G--and deride the younger dudes as pretenders to a sacred throne.
5-litre turbo diesel engine is gruff and grumbly but has enough torque pulling power to heave the beast to 60mph in around 12 seconds, while still returning around 30mpg in mixed driving, selecting two-wheel drive for economy.
Trouble ramps up from grumbly neighbors to vicious crime in an effective escalation:
He said: "I know there are Labour MPs who are in a very grumbly mood, but British politics is in a bad old state.
So I strike up a grumbly conversation with the person in front, citing the two former 'defectors' and how wise they were to switch queues.
AmerenUE has made a commitment to energy efficiency as a tool to bridge the gap between their current supply portfolio and future power plant construction," said Tom Grumbly, vice president, Lockheed Martin Energy & Security Services.