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WotW: Susurrus

[soosuruhs]

n.

a soft murmuring or rustling sound; whisper.

v.

to make a soft rustling sound; whisper; murmur.

Example Sentences

  1. “A susurrus of dismay rustled through the ranks of the Aboriginal leaders gathered there.” ~ Annabel Crabb; Gracious Rudd Turns Grubby; The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia); Oct 31, 2009.
  2. “A susurrus of falling water from a nearby fountain was the only sound aside from the clink of spoons on china and the occasional bird call from the rows of trees that formed the west wall.” ~ jharad17. “Whelp.” FanFiction.Net. Feb 21, 2013.
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