murmurous

[ mur-mer-uh s ]
/ ˈmɜr mər əs /

adjective

abounding in or characterized by murmurs.
murmuring; indistinctly low: murmurous waters.

Nearby words

  1. murman coast,
  2. murmansk,
  3. murmur,
  4. murmuration,
  5. murmuring,
  6. murmurously,
  7. murom,
  8. murphy,
  9. murphy bed,
  10. murphy drip

Origin of murmurous

First recorded in 1575–85; murmur + -ous

Related formsmur·mur·ous·ly, adverbun·mur·mur·ous, adjectiveun·mur·mur·ous·ly, adverb

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