The singer Tom Jones growled hits like “Delilah” with shirts sweatily slashed to the navel.
He turned his head to look up at me and growled, “Get the hell out of here.”
“The Likud is not a political garbage can,” Likud MK Danny Danon growled.
“He once growled at the cat over a frozen pea that fell in the kitchen,” Mellon says.
“We cannot say a word here that he does not hear,” growled Almayer.
"Diablo's a squealing pig if there ever was one," growled Dixon.
Once he had growled: “None of your red mouthed ranting here!”
“I am not making a face,” growled the annoyed Ossipon bearishly.
"They know as well as we do that we're here," growled Jim, as he stared through his loophole.
"Hullo," he growled, stopping short and eying him malevolently with lowered head.
1660s, from Middle English grollen "to rumble, growl" (early 15c.), from Old French grouler "to rumble," said to be from Frankish; probably ultimately of imitative origin. Related: Growled; growling. The noun is 1727, from the verb.
To complain; mutter angrily (1707+)