Definition for MUR'MUR

MUR'MUR, n. [L. See the verb.]

  1. A low sound continued or continually repeated, as that of a stream running in a stony channel, or that of flame. Black melancholy sits, / Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, / And breathes a browner horror on the woods. Pope.
  2. A complaint half suppressed, or uttered in a low, muttering voice. Some discontents there are, some idle murmurs. Dryden.

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