Word of the Day – Oct. 7 – Sotto voce

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Adverb or adjective: Sotto voce  (sah-toh-VOH-chee)

1. Under the breath; in an undertone; also, in a private manner.

2. Very softly; used as a direction in music.

Sample sentence: As her husband headed for the kitchen, our hostess began telling us sotto voce about the upcoming surprise party for him.

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