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whisper

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a rumor or report of a personal or sensational nature
  • there were whispers that the starlet was secretly married

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whisper

verb

Synonyms of whisper (Entry 2 of 2)

to make (as a piece of information) the subject of common talk without any authority or confirmation of accuracy
  • assistants whispered that the two singers were having a secret relationship

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The first known use of whisper was before the 12th century

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“Whisper.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whisper. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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