Enlighten is a related term of mumble.
As verbs the difference between enlighten and mumble
is that enlighten
is to supply with light; to illuminate; as, the sun enlightens the earth while mumble
is (intransitive) to speak unintelligibly or inaudibly; to fail to articulate.
As a noun mumble is
a quiet or unintelligible vocalization.
To supply with light; to illuminate; as, the sun enlightens the earth.
To make clear to the intellect or conscience; to shed the light of truth and knowledge upon; to furnish with increase of knowledge; to instruct; as, to enlighten the mind or understanding.
(intransitive) To speak unintelligibly or inaudibly; to fail to articulate.
- Please try not to mumble so I can hear you better.
- Peace, you mumbling fool.
To chew something gently with closed lips.
- A wrinkled hag, with age grown double, / Picking dry sticks, and mumbling to herself.
* See also
* mumblety peg
A quiet or unintelligible vocalization.
A low tone of voice.
- All I could hear was a mumble from the next room.
- ''He spoke in a mumble .