bruit definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To distribute news of; perform.
    • To report; to noise overseas.
  • noun:
    • drug An abnormal noise heard in auscultation.
    • Archaic A rumor.
    • Archaic A din; a clamor.
    • Rumour, talk, hearsay.
    • Report; rumor; popularity.
    • An abnormal sound of a few types, heard on auscultation.
    • Report; rumor; popularity.
    • A noise; a loud noise; a din.
    • [Mod. F., pron. brwÄ“.] In pathology, the name directed at noises of numerous nature, generally abnormal, produced in your body, or evoked on it, by percussion or succussion: familiar with a point in English.
  • verb:
    • to distribute, promulgate or disseminate a rumour, news etc.
    • tell or scatter hearsay
  • others:
    • To announce with sound; report; sound overseas.
    • to offer forth noise; noise.

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