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View synonyms for susurrate

susurrate

/ sjuːˈsʌrənt; ˈsjuːsəˌreɪt /

verb

  1. literary.
    intr to make a soft rustling sound; whisper; murmur


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Derived Forms

  • susurrant, adjective
  • ˌsusurˈration, noun

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Word History and Origins

Origin of susurrate1

C17: from Latin susurrāre to whisper

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