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whisperer

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noun whis·per·er \-pər-ər\

Definition of whisperer

  1. 1 :  one that whispers; specifically :  rumormonger

  2. 2 :  a person who excels at calming or training hard-to-manage animals using noncoercive methods based especially on an understanding of the animals' natural instincts



1530

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1530


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