HISS MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Hiss Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A prolonged sound like that letter s, made by forcing out the breath between the tongue and teeth, esp. as a token of disapprobation or contempt.
  2. (v. i.) To make with the mouth a prolonged sound like that of the letter s, by driving the breath between the tongue and the teeth; to make with the mouth a sound like that made by a goose or a snake when angered; esp., to make such a sound as an expression of hatred, passion, or disapproval.
  3. (n.) The noise made by steam escaping through a narrow orifice, or by water falling on a hot stove.
  4. (n.) Any sound resembling that above described
  5. (n.) The noise made by a serpent.
  6. (v. t.) To utter with a hissing sound.
  7. (v. i.) To make a similar noise by any means; to pass with a sibilant sound; as, the arrow hissed as it flew.
  8. (v. t.) To condemn or express contempt for by hissing.
  9. (n.) The note of a goose when irritated.


Synonyms:
Bird, Hissing, Hoot, Raspberry, Sibilate, Sibilation, Siss, Snort,

• His Definition & Synonyms

  1. (pron.) The possessive of he; as, the book is his.
  2. (pron.) Belonging or pertaining to him; -- used as a pronominal adjective or adjective pronoun; as, tell John his papers are ready; formerly used also for its, but this use is now obsolete.


• Hissed Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Hiss


• Hissingly Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) With a hissing sound.


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