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Meaning of “murmur” in the English Dictionary

"murmur" in British English

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murmurverb

uk   /ˈmɜː.mər/  us   /ˈmɝː.mɚ/

murmurnoun

uk   /ˈmɜː.mər/  us   /ˈmɝː.mɚ/
(Definition of murmur from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"murmur" in American English

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murmurverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈmɜr·mər/
to ​speak or say very ​quietly: "I ​love you," she murmured.
murmur
noun [C]  us   /ˈmɜr·mər/
a murmur of ​voices
(Definition of murmur from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “murmur”
in Korean 속삭이다…
in Arabic يُتَمْتِم…
in Malaysian bunyi desiran…
in French murmure…
in Russian шептать, бормотать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕聲說, 低聲說…
in Italian sussurrare…
in Turkish mırıldanmak…
in Polish mruczeć, szeptać…
in Spanish murmullo, susurro…
in Vietnamese tiếng rì rầm…
in Portuguese murmurar, sussurrar…
in Thai เสียงพึมพำ…
in German das Murmeln…
in Catalan murmurar…
in Japanese (人)がつぶやく…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻声说, 低声说…
in Indonesian gumam…
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