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murmur

formerly, to defame a judge.
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The murmuring forest, a million whispering leaves, turning in the air and sunlight, Gnarled roots writhing like curled snakes.
He was breathing as if asleep still murmuring the same thing.
In The Murmuring Deep, Avivah Zornberg informs her literary analysis of the text with concepts drawn from Freud, Winnicott, Laplanche, and other psychoanalytic thinkers to give us a new understanding of the desires and motivations of the men and women whose stories form the basis of the Bible.
But the biblical understanding of meditation involves murmuring, intoning, speaking, or growling over the Scriptures.