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English definition of “whisper”

whisper

noun [C] (SUGGESTION)    /ˈwɪs.pər/ US  /-pɚ/
a suggestion or piece of information that you hear privately from someone: I've heard a whisper thatthey're heading for divorce.Gossip and rumour
(Definition of whisper noun (SUGGESTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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