I have been in quiet spaces and heard the wind coming long before it gets to where I am. It is almost like a presence that is there at the edge of perception.

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    The wind sighs, whispers, whistles, howls, ... – John Feltz Dec 30 '16 at 4:26
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    Answers in the answer box please. – tchrist Dec 30 '16 at 6:26

Howl verb

If the wind howls, it blows with a long loud sound

Sigh verb

If the wind sighs, it makes a long soft low sound

Sough verb

If the wind soughs, it makes a soft noise like a sigh




The sound of wind in the trees and rustling of leaves.

(The Free Dictionary)

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