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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To make a sound similar to steam escaping under pressure.

Usage examples (36)
  • A cat will often hiss to warn off other cats.
  • Unfortunately the tablet recorded a hiss from the mixer.
  • At that time the British Constable was responsible for law and order in hiss village.
  • To hear the noise of serpent's hiss, that is thy harmony. for more
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