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A coil of smoke drifted across the room from somewhere above—the sough of the burning made the only background to his words.
The rain had stopped, and a sudden sough of the wind in the bushes sounded as if some animal had strayed there.
THE ANGEL OF PAINE. F. BENSON
Save the dull piping of insects and the sough of the leaves, there was silence everywhere—the sweet restful silence of nature.
THE WHITE COMPANYARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
With abatement of breath I listened, but heard nothing except the mournful sough of the pines.
An owl was hooting somewhere among the rocks, but no other sound, save the gentle sough of the wind, came to my ears.
THE LAST GALLEYARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
He assured me that everything was now at an end, and the sough o' the country would dree the fate o' a seven days' wonder.
Then came sounds of low thunder, mingled with a sough of the winds as they swept in from the distant ocean.
SILENT STRUGGLESANN S. STEPHENS
Thick rain-clouds were descending upon them, and we could hear the sough of the falling water.
It grew clearer and yet uncannier as I sped on, and mixed with the sough of it I could hear at last the clink of chains.
JOHN SPLENDIDNEIL MUNRO
Those trees are always sigh-sigh-sighing—more of a sigh than a sough or the 'whoosh' of gum-trees in the wind.

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