murmuring


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Synonyms for murmuring

a low continuous indistinct sound

a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone

making a low continuous indistinct sound

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Half asleep, and murmuring broken words, they stood in the angle made by the bow of the boat.
I AM minded of the fathers dead on the battlefield, of The land which gave them birth, I feel them as I touch the bark of the trees, listen to the Boughs murmuring, and see the leaves move in the Silken breeze, I see the defenders of faith as I go into the mountains, Where the bare cliffs brush the sky.
A MUM accused of beating her son to death with a stick for failing to learn the Koran said he was still murmuring extracts from it when he collapsed, according to a video confession shown at her trial yesterday.
The Murmuring Deep: Reflections on the Biblical Unconscious, by Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg.
Hear the word meditate release its sound of intoning and murmuring of Scripture.
Perhaps April in Paris will have you murmuring "toujours l'amour" again.