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harrumph

har·rumph

harrumph

 
pronunciation:
h ruhmf
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, noun
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: harrumphed, harrumphing, harrumphs
definition: to clear one's throat with a low guttural or rasping sound, often to express disapproval.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: an act, sound, or instance of harrumphing.