bruit

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  • Info Bruit is the unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obstruction (called turbulent flow) in an artery when the sound is auscultated with the bell portion of a stethoscope.
  • So the thing had, after all, been bruited and used- what was the source of the information? Cited from Carnac's Folly, by G. Parker, v3
  • Indeed, it was now generally bruited that he was engaged to her in marriage. Cited from Charlemont, by W. Gilmore Simms
  • But it's all our old lady's fault for bruiting it about! Cited from Hung Lou Meng, Book II, by Cao Xueqin
  • Honour is paid to a man to his face, whereas his reputation is bruited behind his back. Cited from Moral Philosophy, by Joseph Rickaby, S. J
  • But on the third day, it was bruited about the streets, that the enemy were near at hand. Cited from French Mediaeval Romances from the Lays of Marie de France, by France
  • Probably the whole catastrophe had by this time been bruited for miles above and below the spot. Cited from Tracks of a Rolling Stone by Henry J. Coke
  • That French naval officer made a bruit about a poor little Tahitian girl! Cited from Mystic Isles of the South Seas, by Fredrick O'Brien
  • Knowing how such things are bruited about, Mike chose to go to a woman rather than to any of his men friends. Cited from Mike Fletcher, by George Moore (George Augustus Moore)
  • There also the knights of his Table Round, whose praise was bruited about the whole world. Cited from Arthurian Chronicles: Roman de Brut, by Wace
  • The utter defeat also of my foes is already bruited about on earth. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • No sooner is he gone then it is bruited about that Yojibei has arrived.
  • The fool can never shine in the world by bruiting about his own praise. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • There was no headache and the man himself did not notice the bruit. Cited from Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900, by George Henry Makins
  • Washington's reply, with his usual good sense, answers a good many questions which are bruited to-day. Cited from Washington's Birthday, by Various, Ed. by Robert Haven Schauffler
  • He went into society somewhat, and was very much afraid his unworthy conduct in Paris might be bruited abroad. Cited from Bohemian Days, by Geo. Alfred Townsend
  • They disclose the secret counsels of their master and bruit his evil acts. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • The idea of a virtual machine system had been bruited about a bit before then, but it had never really been implemented.
  • This dark tale, whispered at first, was now bruited far and wide. Cited from Twice Told Tales, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Themselves smell too strong of blood to dare bruit the matter. Cited from Helmet of Navarre, by Bertha Runkle
  • That villain is your husband, Whose wrongs towards you are bruited through the land. Cited from A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Vol. IX, by Various
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