Thesaurus > Related Words: hiss

  Words related to hiss

Related / Similar Words: boo, hoot, Bronx cheer, raspberry, razzing, snort, bird, hissing, sibilation, siss, sizz, sibilate, whoosh

 

Definition:
  • a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt;
  • a fricative sound (especially as an expression of disapproval); "the performers could not be heard over the hissing of the audience";
  • show displeasure, as after a performance or speech;
  • make a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval;
  • express or utter with a hiss;
  • move with a whooshing sound;

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    Derivational Morphology: snort, tease, razz, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, taunt, twit, rally, ride, boo, sizz, siss, sibilate, hoot, hissing, sibilation, Bronx cheer, raspberry, razzing, bird, hisser, assibilation, sibilant, sibilant consonant

     

     
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