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hissing

see definition of hissing
  • verbmake buzzing sound; ridicule
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Synonyms for hissing

verb make buzzing sound; ridicule
  • boo
  • hoot
  • jeer
  • seethe
  • shout down
  • spit
  • wheeze
  • whirr
  • whisper
  • whistle
  • blow
  • catcall
  • condemn
  • damn
  • decry
  • deride
  • disapprove
  • mock
  • rasp
  • revile
  • shrill
  • sibilate
  • siss
  • whiz

Antonyms for hissing

  • approve
  • commend
  • compliment
  • exalt
  • flatter
  • laud
  • praise
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More words related to hissing

whirring

noun. whizzing
  • buzzing
  • hissing
  • humming
  • whir

whistling

adjective. piping
  • calling
  • hissing
  • tooting
  • warbling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.