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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mur·mur, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Murmured p. pr. & vb. n. Murmuring.]
 1. To make a low continued noise, like the hum of bees, a stream of water, distant waves, or the wind in a forest.
    They murmured as doth a swarm of bees.   --Chaucer.
 2. To utter complaints in a low, half-articulated voice; to feel or express dissatisfaction or discontent; to grumble; -- often with at or against. “His disciples murmured at it.”
    And all the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron.   --Num. xiv. 2.
    Neither murmur ye, as some of them also murmured.   --1 Cor. x. 10.