grumbling vs murmuring what difference

what is difference between grumbling and murmuring

English

Verb

grumbling

  1. present participle of grumble

Noun

grumbling (plural grumblings)

  1. complaining
    the grumblings of a bad-tempered man
  2. rumbling

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English

Verb

murmuring

  1. present participle of murmur

Noun

murmuring (countable and uncountable, plural murmurings)

  1. A sound that murmurs.
    the murmurings of trees in the wind
  2. A complaint against something.
    • Do all things without murmurings and disputings.
    • 1796, Maria Edgeworth, The Parent’s Assistant
      When Mrs. Churchill’s orders were made known, they caused many secret marvellings and murmurings.

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