简明英汉词典

whisper
[5(h)wispE]
n.
耳语, 私语, 密谈, 谣传, 飒飒的声音
vi.
耳语, 密谈, 飒飒地响
vt.
低声说

美国传统词典[双解]

whisper
whis.per
AHD:[hw1s“p…r, w1s“-]
D.J.[6hwisp*, 6wis-]
K.K.[6hw!sp+, 6w!s-]
n.(名词)

(1)

Soft speech produced without full voice.
低语:压低嗓音说出的轻声话语

(2)

Something uttered very softly.
耳语轻声细语:非常轻声温柔地说出的话

(3)

A secretly or surreptitiously expressed belief, rumor, or hint:
耳语,私语:秘密或私下里表达出的看法、谣言或暗示:
whispers of scandal.
关于丑闻的窃窃私语

(4)

A low rustling sound:
低低的飒飒声:
the whisper of wind in the pines.
风吹过松林间飒飒作响
v.(动词)
whis.peredwhis.per.ingwhis.pers
v.intr.(不及物动词)

(1)

To speak softly.
低声说

(2)

To speak quietly and privately, as by way of gossip, slander, or intrigue.
私语:暗中秘密地及私下里说,如通过说闲话、诽谤或搞阴谋的方式

(3)

To make a soft rustling sound.
发飒飒声,产生低声飒飒作响的声音
v.tr.(及物动词)

(1)

To utter very softly.
耳语

(2)

To say or tell privately or secretly.
私语:私下里或秘密地说

语源

(1)

From Middle English whisperen [to whisper]
源自 中古英语 whisperen [说悄悄话,耳语]

(2)

from Old English hwisprian
源自 古英语 hwisprian

继承用法

whisperer
n.(名词)

whispery
adj.(形容词)

现代英汉词典

whisper
[5wIspE(r)]
vi., vt.

(1)

低声说;耳语
He is whispering to his neighbor.
他向邻座的人耳语。
The two girls were whispering in the library.
这两个女孩在图书馆里低声说话。

(2)

沙沙地响
The wind whispered in the pines.
风在松树林中飒飒作响。

(3)

私下说;传播开来
His adventures have been whispered everywhere.
他的冒险经历都传遍了。

词性变化

whisper
n.

(1)

耳语;低语
She said it in a whisper.
她低声地说。

(2)

(风的)飒飒声,沙沙声

(3)

流言;传闻

现代英汉综合大辞典

whisper
[5(h)wispE]
vi.

(1)

低语; 耳语

(2)

(树叶等)作沙沙声; 作飒飒声

(3)

悄悄说
whisper to one's neighbor
向邻座人耳语
The wind whispered in forest.
风在林中飒飒作响。

词性变化

whisper
[5(h)wispE]
vt.
低声述说; 秘密告诉
It is whispered that ...
据秘密传闻
She whispered the news in my ear.
她对我悄悄说了这个消息。

whisper
[5(h)wispE]
n.

(1)

耳语; 私语

(2)

秘密的传闻

(3)

沙沙声; 飒飒声

(4)

悄悄话

(5)

微量
speak in a whisper
低声说
Hardly a whisper of concern has been voiced.
几乎一点点关心也未曾表示过。

继承用法

whisperer
n.
低声说话的人; 拨弄是非的人; 告密者; [美](剧中)提词人

习惯用语

give sb. the whisper
对某人耳语, 给某人以暗示

in (less than) a pig's whisper
[口]马上, 立刻, 一眨眼工夫

stage whisper
(舞台上的)旁白; 故意给旁人听见的耳语

英文相关词典

whisper
mumble    murmur    mutter    shout    

[七国语言]英汉公共大词典

whisper
耳语;低声说

美国传统词典

whisper
whis.per
AHD:[hw1s“p…r, w1s“-]
D.J.[6hwisp*, 6wis-]
K.K.[6hw!sp+, 6w!s-]
n.

(1)

Soft speech produced without full voice.

(2)

Something uttered very softly.

(3)

A secretly or surreptitiously expressed belief, rumor, or hint:
whispers of scandal.

(4)

A low rustling sound:
the whisper of wind in the pines.
v.
whis.pered, whis.per.ing, whis.pers
v.intr.

(1)

To speak softly.

(2)

To speak quietly and privately, as by way of gossip, slander, or intrigue.

(3)

To make a soft rustling sound.
v.tr.

(1)

To utter very softly.

(2)

To say or tell privately or secretly.

语源

(1)

From Middle English whisperen [to whisper]

(2)

from Old English hwisprian

继承用法

whisperer
n.

whispery
adj.

英汉化学大词典

whisper
n.耳语声;vt.密谈

英汉计算机大词典

whisper
n.耳语声;vt.密谈

英汉医学大词典

whisper
n.低语,耳语

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