Übersetzung von “whistle” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈwɪs·l/ us /ˈhwɪs·əl/ present participle whistling, past tense and past participle whistled

to make a sound by breathing air out through a small hole made with your lips

Someone whistled at her as she walked past.
noun uk /ˈwɪs·l/ us /ˈhwɪs·əl/

a small, simple instrument that makes a high sound when you blow through it

The referee blew the whistle to end the game.

the sound made by someone or something whistling


(Übersetzung von “whistle” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈwisl/

to make a shrill, often musical, sound by forcing one’s breath between the lips or teeth

Can you whistle?
He whistled to attract my attention
He whistled a happy tune.

to make such a sound with a device designed for this

silbar, pitar
The electric kettle’s whistling
The referee whistled for half-time.

to make a shrill sound in passing through the air

pasar silbando
The bullet whistled past his head.

(of the wind) to blow with a shrill sound

She could hear the wind whistling in the trees.

(Übersetzung von “whistle” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)