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audible -- as in: barely audible
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Brave New World
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  • Sometimes the pulsing of the drums was all but inaudible, at others they seemed to be beating only just round the corner.
  • Lenina did her best to stop the ears of her mind; but every now and then a phrase would insist on becoming audible.
  • Had she not already appeared in the Feelytone News–visibly, audibly and tactually appeared to countless millions all over the planet?
  • Inaudibly, she spoke again; then, with a quick, impassioned gesture stretched out her arms towards the Savage, stepped forward.
  • "Every one belongs to every …" Her voice suddenly died into an almost inaudible breathless croaking.
  • She’s my mother," he said in a scarcely audible voice.

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  • She spoke in a barely audible whisper.
  • It was so quiet, our breathing was the only thing audible in the room.

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