Definitions
susurration Tweet Definition of susurration Like Definition of susurration on Facebook
noun 
  1. (rfquote-sense) a low, indistinct continuous whispering sound; a murmur
    • s:Beyond the Wall, Beyond the Wall by Ambrose Bierce
    • The rain was now falling more steadily, with a low, monotonous , interrupted at long intervals by the sudden slashing of the boughs of the trees as the wind rose and failed.
    • 2004 Oct 17, Laura Cumming, in w:The Observer, The Observer. From a whisper to a scream
    • Coming in feels almost like going out - an audible breeze threatening to swell into a blizzard, waves breaking and withdrawing, the open air tuned to so many sounds that your own are absorbed in the rise and fall of murmurs, shouts, susurrations, plosives, stutters and echoes - and above them all, like Prospero, the voice of the artist humming to himself as if thinking (or not thinking) aloud.

Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for susurration for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.

     
  

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the GNU Free Documentation License
Allwords Copyright 1998-2019 All rights reserved.