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)