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English definition of “hiss”


noun [C or U]     /hɪs/
a sound like the letter 's': I heard a hiss and a pop as the cork came out of the bottle.Sounds made by humans with their mouthsAnimal (non-human) soundsSounds made by objects, movement or impact
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