Is there a word that refers to the sound made when we are moving in a type of terrain? It should be a word that useful for video games, esp. 2d ones where moving through a grass or solid terrain result in a different sound being played. It doesn't necessarily have to be specific to video games, but it would be nice if the word was a specific word used by video game developers. I can't think of a word like that. For visuals, we have textures, but we don't have a word for a unit of sound, esp. that implies the same sound being played as a unit of sound at a trigger X.

For example:

The ___ was repeatedly heard as Link walked in the tall grass.


There are a number of specific words used for the specific sounds of particular terrain. For example:

The rustle was repeatedly heard as Link walked in the tall grass.

A crackle was heard as Link walked in the dry brush.

I don't know of a word that is an audio equivalent of "texture".

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