Translation for 'whisper' from English to Russian
NOUN   a whisper | whispers
VERB   to whisper | whispered | whispered
whispering | whispers
SYNO rustle | rustling | susurration | ...
шептать [несов.]to whisper
шёпот {м}whisper
шёпотом {adv}in a whisper
перешёптываться [несов.]to whisper (to one another)
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Usage Examples English
  • The school's yearbook, originally called "The Whisper", was not a traditional yearbook but a collection of student poems and pictures.
  • Two former reporters who had been hired by Burson-Marsteller helped in what became known as the "whisper campaign" against Google.
  • Similar to the announcer's function on "Password", either Stewart or Harlan would whisper the name being guessed, along with a description.
  • Here the friend whom he had just interrupted by a whisper, performed an exactly similar office for himself.
  • Whisper campaigns are frequently used in electoral politics as a method of shaping the discussion without being seen to do so.

  • Another issue is that manner-of-speaking verbs are not always obligatorily transitive. Verbs like "think", "laugh", "scream", "yell", "whisper" may be intransitive.
  • While flicking is used to slur up to higher notes, the whisper key is used for lower notes.
  • Faust's throat singing recalls the Tibetan or Mongolian style. Juul uses a chirping whisper as vocals.
  • "but i cd only whisper" was premiered at the Arcola Theater in London in 2012.
  • In "The Rise of Skywalker", another new TIE is introduced, the TIE whisper.

  • Chinese whisper game played with music and instruments.
  • If the arytenoid cartiledges are parted to admit turbulent airflow, the result is whisper phonation if the vocal folds are adducted, and whispery voice phonation (murmur) if the vocal folds vibrate modally.
  • The Whisper Men are faceless beings who serve the Great Intelligence.
  • Whisper jokes spread in Nazi Germany under Adolf Hitler, and served different purposes.
  • Because call whisper settings are specific to a particular non-geographic telephone number, the feature can allow the called party to identify which telephone number the caller has dialed.

  • The title also conveys a double meaning, ‘canard’ being a possible salacious rumour or whisper and ‘enchaîné’ simply meaning linked, hence ‘the inside whisper’.
  • For example, in a meeting of 'Engulf & Devour', an underling whispers something in the ears of his boss.
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