Sentence Examples


  • Aside from the infrequent sound of a passing car on the avenue, only the murmur of unseen waves lapping at the sand broke the stillness.
  • I heard a voice murmur in my ear.
  • During the Revolution he received yet more help; men were proud to labour for him, and did not murmur because he absorbed all the credit and fame.
  • The gymnasium, however, was deserted; the nobles of Styria began to murmur at subsidizing a teacher without pupils; and he found it prudent to look elsewhere for employment.
  • At first he moved so slowly that many of the impatient, would-be reformers began to murmur at the unnecessary delay.

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