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    murmur

    murmur - Dictionary definition and meaning for word murmur

    Definition
    (noun) a low continuous indistinct sound; often accompanied by movement of the lips without the production of articulate speech Definition
    (noun) a schwa that is incidental to the pronunciation of a consonant
    Synonyms : murmur vowel
    Definition
    (noun) an abnormal sound of the heart; sometimes a sign of abnormal function of the heart valves Definition
    (noun) a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone Definition
    (verb) speak softly or indistinctly
    Example Sentence
    • She murmured softly to the baby in her arms
    Definition
    (verb) make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath
    Synonyms : croak , gnarl , grumble , mutter
    Example Sentence
    • she grumbles when she feels overworked
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