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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A device for making high, shrill sounds. Also: A high sound made by blowing air through the lips.

Usage examples (35)
  • The worst whistlers whistle the most.
  • The whistle signalled the end of the game
  • TRIPP: The term whistle-blower has a negative connotation.
  • Trent: Heal, learn tin whistle, then move on to guitar? for more
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