Pronunciation: (hwis'pur-ing, wis'-), [key]
1. whispered talk or conversation.
2. rumor, hearsay, or gossip.
3. a whispered sound.
1. that whispers; making a sound like a whisper.
2. like a whisper.
3. given to whispering; gossipy.
4. conversing in whispers.
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