verb (used without object) British Informal.
to grumble or grouse mildly or tediously.

1590–1600; orig. dial. (Midlands, N England) chunter, chunder, chunner; compare Scots channer in same sense; expressive word of obscure origin Unabridged
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chunter or chunner (ˈtʃʌntə, ˈtʃʌnə)
vb (often foll by on)
informal (Brit) to mutter or grumble incessantly in a meaningless fashion
[C16: probably of imitative origin]
chunner or chunner
[C16: probably of imitative origin]

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Hearing politicians chunter about gods is always saddening, since so puerile and divisive.
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