Spanish Word of the Day: ‘Susurrar’

Spanish Word of the Day: 'Susurrar'
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The Spanish word susurrar means to mutter, mumble or babble, as well as whisper. 

  • No tienes que susurrar.

       You don’t have to whisper.

  • No susurres y habla más alto.

        Don't mutter and talk louder.

Susurrar can also refer to making noise, like murmuring or rustling.

  • Me gusta el susurro del viento y las hojas en otoño.

        I like how the wind whistles and the leaves rustle in autumn.

Pronunciation:

soo-soo-rahr

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This word of the day has been contributed by LAE Madrid, the leading Spanish academy in Madrid. Accredited by the Insitituto Cervantes, it offers Spanish courses for all levels and also has Spanish classes for kids and families.