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Definition of 'hiss'

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  1. a fricative sound (especially as an expression of disapproval); "the performers could not be heard over the hissing of the audience"
       Synonyms: hissing hushing fizzle sibilation
  2. a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
       Synonyms: boo hoot Bronx cheer raspberry razzing razz snort bird


  1. make a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval
       Synonyms: siss sizz sibilate
  2. move with a whooshing sound
       Synonyms: whoosh
  3. express or utter with a hiss
       Synonyms: sizz siss sibilate
  4. show displeasure, as after a performance or speech
       Synonyms: boo
       Antonyms: applaud clap spat acclaim

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