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whispering

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in tale, whisper

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whispering

verb
present participle of whisper

Synonyms of whispering (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 whispering was before the 12th century

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“Whispering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whispering. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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