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2013-05-16 23:03:59

Hixenbaugh Ancient Art´s 7th annual brochure is now available. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Hixenbaugh Ancient Art´s 2013 brochure/catalog is available for interested collectors. The 7th annual brochure includes a representative sample of art from a variety of ancient cultures. Included among the various antiquities in the catalog is a Roman Marble depicting the unfortunate satyr Marsyas. The ancient Roman marble is the upper section of a trapezophoros, an ornate table leg,...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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