posted by mandy on .
help me solve this analogy
closed is to emptiness as open is to
"closed" and "open" are opposites.
What's the opposite of "emptiness"?
First, if you have a question, it is much better to put it in as a separate post in <Post a New Question> rather than attaching it to a previous question, where it is more likely to be overlooked.
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Definition of MUTTER
: to utter sounds or words indistinctly or with a low voice and with the lips partly closed
: to murmur complainingly or angrily : grumble
: to utter especially in a low or imperfectly articulated manner
— mutter noun
— mut·ter·er noun
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Examples of MUTTER
She angrily muttered something about her bad luck.
She sat practicing her speech, muttering to herself.
Some employees are muttering about the changes in the pension plan.
Origin of MUTTER
Middle English muteren, of imitative origin
First Known Use: 14th century