What is the opposite of roar?

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Noun
Opposite of a loud, deep sound uttered by a person, crowd or animal
“He let out a small whimper but stood his ground, hands clenched into shaking fists.”
Noun
Opposite of a loud and typically discordant noise or sound
“There was almost a silence around the lake with just the occasional breeze rustling in the trees.”
Noun
Opposite of a loud outburst of laughter
“There must have been a lot of blubbering going on while I was recovering.”
Noun
Opposite of a loud, deep, resonant sound
“Living in an atmosphere as near noise-free as any on earth, they could hear a soft murmur across a clearing the size of a football field.”
Noun
Opposite of a sudden loud, sharp noise
Noun
Opposite of a prolonged high-pitched cry, especially of pain, grief, or anger
Noun
Opposite of a loud, inarticulate shout or scream expressing a powerful feeling or emotion
Noun
Opposite of a shout or howl, typically expressing excitement or scorn
Noun
Opposite of a fuss or state of unrest about a given issue
Noun
Opposite of the act of growling or scowling with anger or irritation
Noun
Opposite of the act of incriminating someone
Noun
Opposite of a shout of encouragement, praise, or joy
“He walked out onto the field, and the boo of the crowd was quick in his ears.”
Noun
Opposite of a public expression of protest or outrage
Noun
Opposite of a direct assault by troops on a fortified place
“They had suffered a great loss of military personnel and General Quang had to order the retreat of his men.”
Verb
Opposite of to make a loud, deep vocal cry
“In the wilderness of Sin, they murmur again for want of food, and manna is given.”
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Opposite of to react angrily or in a hostile manner with a deep guttural sound
“They are intoxicated and cheer at the slightest provocation.”
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Opposite of to laugh loudly and boisterously
“She was prepared for an angry confrontation but was shocked when her mother simply began to weep.”
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Opposite of to move quickly and noisily through or past an area
“For no apparent reason, the train would slow to a crawl.”
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Opposite of to cry out suddenly, from some strong emotion
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Opposite of to make or cause to make a loud, harsh sound
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Opposite of to talk in a loud, angry and aggressive way
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Opposite of to say something quickly and irritably
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Opposite of to feel or express violent uncontrollable anger
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Opposite of to wail in grief for a deceased person
“We would rejoice at the resounding victory our team experienced over their long-standing rivals.”
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Opposite of to laugh in a noisy, gleeful way
“All the students in the room would quickly silence when the teacher clapped his hands loudly.”
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Opposite of to make a loud, deep, resonant sound
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Opposite of move very rapidly
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Opposite of talk in a loud, aggressive, or indignant way with little effect
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Opposite of to expand and contract rhythmically
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