assobio

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Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from assobiar.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

assobio m (plural assobios)

  1. whistle (shrill, high-pitched sound made by whistling)
    Synonyms: sibilo, silvo
  2. birdsong (musical sound made by a bird)
  3. the sound of rushing wind

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References[edit]

  1. ^ assobio” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2021.