hissing definition

  • verb:
    • provide participle of hiss.
  • noun:
    • the sound of a hiss
    • The act of emitting a hiss or hisses.
    • The occasion of contempt; the object of scorn and derision.
    • A hiss.
    • An occasion of contempt; an object of scorn and derision.
    • a fricative noise (especially as a manifestation of disapproval)

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