whisper about

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  • The old man and his wife whispered about them over their bit of fire. Cited from The Dutch Twins, by Lucy Fitch Perkins
  • I used to hear the old people at home whisper about it. Cited from My Antonia, by Willa Sibert Cather
  • No, but some little bird had been whispering about us on the mountain-side. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. XII, No. 28. July, 1873, by Various
  • She even thought she could hear them whisper about the hostess who was dead! Cited from His Second Wife, by Ernest Poole
  • He had just heard some passing whispers about you and me. Cited from Captivating Mary Carstairs, Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • He tried to whisper as though he whispered about women every day of his life. Cited from Clayhanger, by Arnold Bennett
  • And yet in spite of all this, strange stories began to be whispered about the village. Cited from A Child's Book of Saints, by William Canton
  • She was stared at and whispered about from the time she entered the place until she left. Cited from The Rose in the Ring, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • Things of this sort must not even be whispered about. Cited from Under Wellington's Command, by G. A. Henty
  • They thought it over, whispered about it, went out into the yard, talking as long as they could. Cited from Growth of the Soil, by Knut Hamsun
  • So all over Europe we heard whispers about the moral break-down among the women of England. Cited from The Martial Adventures of Henry and Me,by W. White
  • Perhaps the story was whispered about outside the Board-room. Cited from Blind Love, by Wilkie Collins
  • When I got better, I heard you had lost a case and the cause was being whispered about. Cited from K, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • True, there were once evil tales whispered about him when he first opened his shop in the little street. Cited from Knights of the Art, by Amy Steedman
  • She stood some time before the door, with a group of laughing girls not far away whispering about her. Cited from The Girl from Montana, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • Down in the servants' hall the news came to them gradually, whispered about from one to another. Cited from Castle Richmond, by Anthony Trollope
  • "And what on earth were you whispering about to yourself when I came in?" Cited from The Rebel of the School, by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  • She was at first extremely self-conscious and fancied that every one whispered about her. Cited from The Captives, by Hugh Walpole
  • It was a question that was passing through the minds of all; was being whispered about. Cited from Elster's Folly, by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • Sometimes they caught Mother and Father whispering about things -- very mysterious things. Cited from Half-Past Seven Stories, by Robert Gordon Anderson
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