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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mutterer, mumbler, murmurernoun

    a person who speaks softly and indistinctly


  1. murmurernoun

    One who murmurs

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Murmurernoun

    One who repines; one who complains sullenly; a grumbler; a repiner; a complainer.

    Etymology: from murmur.

    Heav’n’s peace be with him!
    That’s christian care enough; for living murmurers
    There’s places of rebuke. William Shakespeare, Henry VIII.

    The murmurer is turned off to the company of those doleful creatures, which were to inhabit the ruins of Babylon. Government of the Tongue.

    Still might the discontented murmurer cry,
    Ah hapless fate of man! ah wretch doom’d once to die. Richard Blackmore, on the Creation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Murmurernoun

    one who murmurs

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of murmurer in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of murmurer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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    a confused multitude of things
    • A. wavering
    • B. muddle
    • C. ignominy
    • D. hunch

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