HISSING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Hissing Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hiss
  2. (n.) The occasion of contempt; the object of scorn and derision.
  3. (n.) The act of emitting a hiss or hisses.


Synonyms:
Hiss, Sibilation,

• 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,

• Hissingly Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) With a hissing sound.


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