Synonyms of murmur in English:

murmur


See definition of murmur

noun

1‘his voice was little more than a murmur’

SYNONYMS

whisper, undertone, mutter, mumble

2‘there were murmurs in Tory ranks’

SYNONYMS

complaint, grumble, moan, grouse

mutter, muttering

informal gripe, beef, bitch

3‘the murmur of the river’

SYNONYMS

burble, babble, purl, gurgle

literary plash

4‘the murmur of bees’

SYNONYMS

hum, humming, buzz, buzzing, whir, thrum, thrumming, drone, sigh

rare susurration, murmuration, susurrus


verb

1‘he heard them murmuring in the hall’

SYNONYMS

mutter, mumble, whisper, talk under one's breath, speak in an undertone, speak softly, speak sotto voce, speak in hushed tones

breathe, purr

ANTONYMS

shout, yell

2‘no one murmured at the delay’

SYNONYMS

complain, moan, mutter, grumble, grouse, carp, whine, bleat

informal gripe, beef, bitch, whinge

British informal chunter, grizzle

Northern English informal mither

3‘the wind was murmuring through the trees’

SYNONYMS

rustle, whir, burble, purl, rumble, sigh

literary whisper, breathe