Pronunciation: (sou, suf), [key]
1. to make a rushing, rustling, or murmuring sound: the wind soughing in the meadow.
2. Scot. and North Eng.to speak, esp. to preach, in a whining, singsong voice.
1. a sighing, rustling, or murmuring sound.
2. Scot. and North Eng.
a. a sigh or deep breath.
b. a whining, singsong manner of speaking.
c. a rumor; unconfirmed report.
Pronunciation: (suf, sou), [key] Brit.
1. drain; drainage ditch, gutter, or sewer.
2. a swampy or marshy area.
to drain (land or a mine) by building drainage ditches or the like. Also, esp. Scot.,sugh.
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