Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Whimsical Word of the Week


Psithurism -

a low whispering sound, such as the rustle of leaves.

Example: The poplars' psithurism added to the peaceful feeling in the forest.

2 comments:

  1. I don't think I could say this word even three times in row, fast or slow, but it's interesting. And I love adding a new vocabulary word to add to my list!

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks, Cynthia. Hope all is well with you, dear friend.

      Delete