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hiss

synonym (synonym of hiss)

  • (noun.event)
    a fricative sound (especially as an expression of disapproval) (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt (noun.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    make a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move with a whooshing sound (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    show displeasure, as after a performance or speech (verb.communication)
     

antonym (antonym of hiss)

  • (verb.communication)
    clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval (verb.communication)
     

hypernym (hiss IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt (noun.communication)
    a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition (noun.communication)
     
  • a fricative sound (especially as an expression of disapproval) (noun.event)
    sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound) (noun.event)
     
  • express or utter with a hiss (verb.communication)
    express in speech (verb.communication)
     
  • make a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval (verb.communication)
    express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words) (verb.communication)
     
  • move with a whooshing sound (verb.motion)
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically (verb.motion)
     
  • show displeasure, as after a performance or speech (verb.communication)
    declare or judge unfit for use or habitation (verb.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from hiss)

  • a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt (noun.communication)
    harass with persistent criticism or carping (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    show displeasure, as after a performance or speech (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    to utter a loud clamorous shout (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    indicate contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    make a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval (verb.communication)
     
  • express or utter with a hiss (verb.communication)
    a consonant characterized by a hissing sound (like s or sh) (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    pronunciation with a sibilant (hissing or whistling) sound (noun.communication)
     
  • make a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval (verb.communication)
    of speech sounds produced by forcing air through a constricted passage (as `f', `s', `z', or `th' in both `thin' and `then') (adj.all)
     
  • show displeasure, as after a performance or speech (verb.communication)
    a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.event)
    a fricative sound (especially as an expression of disapproval) (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who communicates disapproval by hissing (noun.person)
     
synonym antonym hypernym derivation fizzle hissing bird boo sibilate siss acclaim applaud clap spat call cry noise condemn emit let loose bait cod boo hoot snort sibilate

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