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See definition of murmuration on Dictionary.com
  • as inmurmur
  • as insusurration
  • as insusurrus

synonyms for murmuration

  • buzz
  • hum
  • muttering
  • rumble
  • whisper
  • babble
  • buzzing
  • drone
  • grumble
  • humming
  • mumble
  • mutter
  • purr
  • rumor
  • susurration
  • undertone
  • whispering
  • babble
  • buzz
  • drone
  • grumble
  • hum
  • humming
  • mumble
  • mutter
  • muttering
  • purr
  • rumble
  • rumor
  • sigh
  • susurrus
  • undertone
  • whisper
  • whispering
  • buzzing
  • sough

antonyms for murmuration

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  • quiet
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How to use murmuration in a sentence

As dusk approaches, birds pour from their daytime perches—in this case atop transmission towers and power lines—to join the murmuration.
ORDER FLOCKING OUT OF CHAOS - ISSUE 107: THE EDGEKATIE JEWETTOCTOBER 6, 2021NAUTILUS
To illustrate a particular piece of murmuration choreography, Cooper first films the starlings in 4K resolution.
ORDER FLOCKING OUT OF CHAOS - ISSUE 107: THE EDGEKATIE JEWETTOCTOBER 6, 2021NAUTILUS
Cooper’s photographs, captured over the course of four winters, reveal the movements of murmurations in north-central England—congregations of starlings that are sometimes dense enough to blacken the sky.
ORDER FLOCKING OUT OF CHAOS - ISSUE 107: THE EDGEKATIE JEWETTOCTOBER 6, 2021NAUTILUS
The murmuration, which moves like a billowing curtain of smoke, likely confuses predators, preventing them from singling out an individual target.
ORDER FLOCKING OUT OF CHAOS - ISSUE 107: THE EDGEKATIE JEWETTOCTOBER 6, 2021NAUTILUS
While murmurations are a well-documented phenomenon, scientists are still working to understand why they occur.
ORDER FLOCKING OUT OF CHAOS - ISSUE 107: THE EDGEKATIE JEWETTOCTOBER 6, 2021NAUTILUS
The chalk-pit was full of sunshine and the murmuration of bees.
THE FORSYTE SAGA, VOLUME III.JOHN GALSWORTHY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO MURMURATION

  • babble
  • buzz
  • buzzing
  • drone
  • grumble
  • hum
  • humming
  • mumble
  • murmuration
  • mutter
  • muttering
  • purr
  • rumble
  • rumor
  • susurration
  • undertone
  • whisper
  • whispering
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.