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intr.v. soughed, sough·ing, soughs
To make a soft murmuring or rustling sound.
A soft murmuring or rustling sound, as of the wind or a gentle surf.
[Middle English swowen, soughen, from Old English swōgan.]
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soughing- A soft rustling or murmuring sound—like the deep sigh of a sleeping baby.
See also related terms for rustling.
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|Adj.||1.||soughing - characterized by soft sounds; "a murmurous brook"; "a soughing wind in the pines"; "a slow sad susurrous rustle like the wind fingering the pines"- R.P.Warren|
soft - (of sound) relatively low in volume; "soft voices"; "soft music"
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