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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Used to demand attention or quietly attract a person's attention.

Usage examples (21)
  • As I did so, I heard the "hist" of another arrow passing my cheek.
  • But the girls had not reached the living-room door before a "hist" halted them.
  • It would be a kind of hist, you know, to see my name in print, Captain Joseph Peterkin, P.M. '
  • "hist" of an arrow that scattered the curls over my right ear. for more
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