whisper

All Noun Verb
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  • He also whispered to me that he had another project in the works.
  • At last all seemed so still that they took heart to whisper to each other. Cited from Cormorant Crag, by George Manville Fenn
  • People came up and asked him in whispers if everything had turned out well. Cited from The Loom of Youth, by Alec Waugh
  • She was unable to speak above a whisper the rest of her life.
  • I was going away when I heard him whisper my own name. Cited from Hurricane Hurry, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • "Shall we go back and try if we can see it?" he whispered. Cited from Mother Carey's Chicken, by George Manville Fenn
  • One could see that, and many whispers went about as to his learning. Cited from Stories from Hans Andersen, by Hans Christian Anderson
  • There was never a whisper about his sex-life during his career.
  • Once I thought I heard this man whisper of the things he saw. Cited from The Singing Mouse Stories, by Emerson Hough
  • They have nothing over here that we can't beat to a whisper. Cited from A Book of Burlesques, by H. L. Mencken
  • If we spoke, it was in low whispers, when we were close together. Cited from With Axe and Rifle, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • I whispered once or twice to the doctor, but he laid his hand upon my lips. Cited from Bunyip Land, by George Manville Fenn
  • He also lost sight in his left eye and further lost the ability to speak above a whisper.
  • I felt a whispering within that seemed to tell me I should not die then. Cited from Six Years in the Prisons of England, by A Merchant - Anonymous
  • "What shall we do to keep them here?" they whispered among themselves. Cited from Sandman's Goodnight Stories, by Abbie Phillips Walker
  • For the rest of his life, he was unable to speak above a whisper.
  • It was the first time she had whispered that wish since leaving the States. Cited from Ruth Fielding at the War Front, by Alice B. Emerson
  • His words seemed to him whispers coming across a great space. Cited from The Courage of Marge O'Doone, by James Oliver Curwood
  • Did any other of ye see the black man whispering to me? Cited from Giles Corey, Yeoman, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • Now and then she whispers that she never knew love until I taught it to her. Cited from The Gay Cockade, by Temple Bailey
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Meaning of whisper

  • noun Speaking softly without vibration of the vocal cords
  • verb Speak softly; in a low voice