Meaning of “hiss” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “hiss” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hissverb [ I ]

us /hɪs/

to make a noise like the sound of the letter "s"

noun [ C ] us /hɪs/

We heard the loud hiss of escaping gas.

(Definition of “hiss” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)