Murmur and Whisper


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Murmur noun – Speech that is not clear enough to be understood.
Usage example: could just barely hear the murmurs of the audience

Whisper is a synonym for murmur in mutter topic. In some cases you can use "Whisper" instead the word "Murmur" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like low, sigh, mumble, make low. literary substitute
Nearby Words: murmured, murmuring, murmurous
Synonyms for Murmur


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Whisper noun – A rumor or report of a personal or sensational nature.
Murmur is a synonym for whisper in sigh topic. You can use "Murmur" instead the word "Whisper" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as mutter, rustle, rumor, speak softly. popular alternative
Nearby Words: whispered, whispering, whisperer
Synonyms for Whisper

How words are described

low low murmur low whisper
calm calm murmur calm whisper

Both words in one sentence

  • Quiet Cry for Help But then, somewhere along the line, the person encountered communicates very quietly — a whisper or a murmur, perhaps just a gesture or a passed note.
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