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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Introduce into an environment; Indicate pain, discomfort, or displeasure; Place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth.

Usage examples (36)
  • Verb (used without object) : the wind soughing in the meadow
  • I knew it was the "sough" of the sea against the sides of the vessel.
  • In the "sough" of the torrent, we heard their sighs -- in its roar, the groans of their departing spirits!
  • Yet they see life beyond, if they can but reach it, -- life in a breeze, the "sough" on the water, of which Seagriff spoke. for more
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