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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval; Express or utter with a hiss.

Usage examples (2)
  • Umbrellas may be 'hedged about' by cobweb statutes; I will not swear it is not so; there may exist laws that make such things property; but sure I am that the hissing contempt,...
  • Sigh, sibilate, wonder, cry: for more
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