Definition of 'susurrus'
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Somewhere behind them there was a susurrus of rising bodies and speculation as someone moved along a pew. CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)As soon as my hose was blocked the comforting susurrus of piped air, my constant companion through this jaunt, died away. ANTI-ICE (2001)Then they made it out against the susurrus of moving air, a plaintive whistle, a strain of melody. A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2001)
The harsh cry of a seagull took him out of himself; the soft rolling susurrus of the surf stole into his consciousness. FLOATING CITY (2001)
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