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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mutter, muttering, murmur, murmuring, murmuration, mussitationnoun

    a low continuous indistinct sound; often accompanied by movement of the lips without the production of articulate speech

  2. grumble, grumbling, murmur, murmuring, mutter, mutteringadjective

    a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone

  3. murmuring, susurrant, whisperingadjective

    making a low continuous indistinct sound

    "like murmuring waves"; "susurrant voices"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Murmuring

    of Murmur

  2. Murmuring

    uttering murmurs; making low sounds; complaining

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of murmuring in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of murmuring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of murmuring in a Sentence

  1. Graham Nash:

    Thousands and thousands of people. Rain. Mud. Candles. People. Murmuring. Sound. It was unbelievable, the size of something like Woodstock - things get very hazy. They get very hazy if you're straight. They get incredibly hazy if you were high. And that's what we were so I have very few memories of interaction backstage.

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