susurrant

[ soo-sur-uhnt ]
/ sʊˈsɜr ənt /

adjective

softly murmuring; whispering.

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Origin of susurrant

1785–95; <Latin susurrant- (stem of susurrāns) (present participle of susurrāre to whisper). See susurrus, -ant
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