Murmur synonyms

mûr'mər

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To say very softly, esp. by whispering
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To chew something gently with closed lips.
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a schwa that is incidental to the pronunciation of a consonant
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make low, continuous sound
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To speak in low, indistinct tones without much movement of the lips, as in complaining or in speaking to oneself
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The definition of a complaint is an expression of, or the cause of, pain, anger, discontent, regret or annoyance.
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Something which is muttered
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A low indistinct utterance of complaint
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To utter in an indistinct or incoherent way; to repeat, as words, in a childish way without understanding.
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To cause to tinkle.
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To make such a sound.
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To seem to radiate
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(Intransitive) To leak slowly.
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A sinuous curve, bend, or loop along the course of a stream or river.
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To make a low, continuous sound
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To inhale (an aroma, for example):
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To rumble, as thunder
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To talk much or loudly
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To strike (objects) together so as to produce a clang.
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To give forth a low continuous drone blended of many sounds:
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Associated with whispers
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(Poetic or archaic) A lament or woeful cry.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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An underlying or implied tendency or meaning; an undercurrent.
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To move with a buzzing sound
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To make a formal accusation or bring a formal charge; file a complaint.
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To make the soft, murmuring sound of pigeons or doves, or a sound like this
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To drone is defined as to make a low sound without stopping.
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To produce a hole or worn spot in; corrode.
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To make a sound expressive of stress or strain:
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(Intransitive, colloquial, chiefly UK) To complain; to grumble. [from 20th c.]
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(Intransitive) Of a cat, to make a vibrating sound in its throat when contented.
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To fail; to wane.
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To make a formal statement, especially of complaint, about (someone). [from 19th c.]
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To make speech sounds which may or may not have an actual language involved
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Figuratively, a manifestation of grief; a lament.
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A soft murmuring or rustling sound, as of the wind or a gentle surf.
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A whispering, murmuring, or rustling sound
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(Slang) An infantryman in the US military, especially in the Vietnam War:
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Plural form of sound
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A sound that murmurs.
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(Medicine) A comatose patient's action of forming words with his lips without producing sound.
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an abnormal sound of the heart; sometimes a sign of abnormal function of the heart valves
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To speak in deep, hoarse tones
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(Intransitive) To snarl or growl; to gnar.
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To form or have little waves or undulating movements on the surface, as water or grass stirred by a breeze
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(Intransitive) to flow in a very thin stream or drop continuously
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To make a gurgling or bubbling sound
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To cause to peal.
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A type of longitudinal wave that originates as the vibration of a medium (such as a person's vocal cords or a guitar string) and travels through gases, liquids, and elastic solids as variations of pressure and density. The loudness of a sound perceived by the ear depends on the amplitude of the sound wave and is measured in decibels, while its pitch depends on its frequency, measured in hertz.
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an abnormal sound of the heart; sometimes a sign of abnormal function of the heart valves
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