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Synonyms for grunt

to complain in low indistinct tones

a low indistinct utterance of complaint

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the short low gruff noise of the kind made by hogs

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an unskilled or low-ranking soldier or other worker

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issue a grunting, low, animal-like noise

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Red Frog Events, a Chicago-based, large-scale event production company, is the creator and promoter of Grunt Style Air Show Majors.
Short grunts followed by one longer grunt are great for random times of slow periods of the rut too.
It wasn't unusual, while turning toward a fellow grunt to hand off a bale, to find the disgruntled grunt had mysteriously disappeared and had been replaced with a hole.
The two basic doe calls of importance are tending grunts--a short, flat, subtle grunt roughly translated into, "Here I am"--and a louder, two-note grunt-bleat (inhale short grunt, exhale short bleat) call translated simply to mean, "Come here.
I like the looks of the plain Grunt, and opted for that instead of the shrouded version.
The call consists of a low grunt with the addition of 1 to 4 short, rapid snorts.
Interestingly, The Grunt was initially supposed to be launched in 2009 but was postponed because it wasn't ready.
By the time Grunt is likely to have realised that Hong was up the duff, fallout from the hacking affair was full-blown.
If you grunt really loudly your opponent can't hear how they hit the ball, and because the grunt is so loud, you think the ball is coming fast when suddenly the ball goes slowly," explained Wozniacki.
Maybe next year grunt fans will get the match-up they so desire.
When they warm up not a grunt is heard: when the match starts off they go.
TENNIS stars who GRUNT on court have an unfair advantage.
But no one was surprised when in September I word came at the last minute that Fobos Grunt would not launch until 2011.
The next time you watch Maria Sharapova, the grunting is consistent but when she has set-up to hit a winner the grunting gets louder and that's distracting because you're hearing a loud grunt before you see the shot," she said.