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Saturday, October 02, 2010

Definitions for mussitate

  1. To silently move the lips in simulation of audible speech.

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Citations for mussitate
"Oh, Anu, I never thought to see you again," he mussitates. (I have appeared to him in my original form.) Dan Wick, The Devil's Tale
Origin of mussitate
1620-1630
Mussitate comes from the Latin mussitāre, "speak indistinctly." Mutter shares the same roots.
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