English translation of 'murmurer'
Verb Table transitive verb
(= dire) to whisper
murmurer qch à l’oreille de qn to whisper sth into sb’s ear
Il m’a murmuré à l’oreille qu’il allait partir. He whispered in my ear that he was going to leave.
Verb Table intransitive verb
1. to mutter
2. (figurative) [feuillage, vent] to whisper
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Et cette fois, qu'on se le dise, on n'entendra pas murmurer de noms d'oiseaux.Le Monde (2001)
Je vais me lever, commençait de murmurer Honorine en refermant les yeux, occupe -toi du feu, Jeanne.Les moulins à nuages
Si je lui donne satisfaction, je l'entendrai murmurer : " C'est bien, ainsi.Le Monde (1999)
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'murmurer' in Other Languages
British English: murmur VERB
If you murmur something, you say it very quietly, so that not many people can hear what you are saying.
He turned and murmured something to the professor.
Translation of murmurer from the Collins French to English Dictionary
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