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Overview of noun murmur

The noun murmur has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) mutter, muttering, murmur, murmuring, murmuration, mussitation

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

2. (1) murmur vowel, murmur

(a schwa that is incidental to the pronunciation of a consonant)

3. heart murmur, cardiac murmur, murmur

(an abnormal sound of the heart; sometimes a sign of abnormal function of the heart valves)

4. grumble, grumbling, murmur, murmuring, mutter, muttering

(a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone)

Overview of verb murmur

The verb murmur has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (15) murmur

(speak softly or indistinctly; "She murmured softly to the baby in her arms")

2. murmur, mutter, grumble, croak, gnarl

(make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath; "she grumbles when she feels overworked") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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