whisper

All Noun Verb
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  • The leader whispers the name of a different animal or object to each individual. Cited from School, Church, and Home Games, by George O. Draper
  • Often, a dying person will whisper the name of the person they think caused their death.
  • And for a little while they lay there, occasionally whispering to one another. Cited from Fred Fenton on the Crew, by Allen Chapman
  • She put her head down next to mine, and we spoke in whispers, mostly of him. Cited from The Wings of Icarus, by Laurence Alma Tadema
  • But at last there seemed to be no hope to whisper from one to the other. Cited from Mother Carey's Chicken, by George Manville Fenn
  • He tried to whisper as though he whispered about women every day of his life. Cited from Clayhanger, by Arnold Bennett
  • He tried to whisper as though he whispered about women every day of his life. Cited from Clayhanger, by Arnold Bennett
  • "What if I show you a better way?" he asked in a whisper. Cited from Prisoners of Hope, by Mary Johnston
  • But don't whisper; it will make him think we are talking about him. Cited from Off to the Wilds, by George Manville Fenn
  • Lest the latter should hear us, we also did not speak above a whisper. Cited from With Axe and Rifle, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The two stood talking together in whispers for a short time and then started to walk away. Cited from The Call of the Beaver Patrol, by V. T. Sherman
  • The others followed, whispering among themselves but afraid to question their leader. Cited from The Harbor Master, by Theodore Goodridge Roberts
  • He in turn calls to the next man and whispers on the order. Cited from Private Peat, by Harold R. Peat
  • If we raise our voices above whispers here we might be giving away valuable information. Cited from The Lost Valley, by J. M. Walsh
  • At last he bent down and whispered a few words to his patient, who immediately rose. Cited from Bunyip Land, by George Manville Fenn
  • It is to be noted here that they did not talk in whispers. Cited from Red Rooney, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • Like most young women she had heard things whispered. Cited from The Best Short Stories of 1920, by Various
  • "Whatever became of him?" some one on the platform whispered to some one else. Cited from Tom Slade with the Colors, by Percy K. Fitzhugh
  • The audience however does not get to hear what is whispered.
  • Then at last the girls had an opportunity to whisper to me. Cited from Wandl the Invader, by Raymond King Cummings
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Meaning of whisper

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