siffilate

To talk in a whisper

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • siffilate — sif·fi·late …   English syllables

  • siffilate —   v.t. whisper …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • siffilate — ˈsifəˌlāt verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: modification (influenced by sibilate) of French siffler to whistle, from Middle French : whisper …   Useful english dictionary

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