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Word: grunt

Definition: utter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.


Sentences Containing 'grunt'

At that the Editor turned to his knife and fork with a grunt, and the Silent Man followed suit.
I sang out, I could not help it now; and giving a sudden grunt of astonishment he began feeling me.
At length, by dint of much wriggling, and loud and incessant expostulations upon the unbecomingness of his hugging a fellow male in that matrimonial sort of style, I succeeded in extracting a grunt; and presently, he drew back his arm, shook himself all over like a Newfoundland dog just from the water, and sat up in bed, stiff as a pike-staff, looking at me, and rubbing his eyes as if he did not altogether remember how I came to be there, though a dim consciousness of knowing something about me seemed slowly dawning over him.
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