Hiss and Sing


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Hiss verb – To make a sound like that of stretching out the speech sound \s\.
Sing and hiss are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Sing" instead a verb "Hiss".
Nearby Words: hissed, hissing
Synonyms for Hiss


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Sing verb – To produce musical sounds with the voice.
Hiss and sing are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Hiss" instead the word "Sing" as a noun or a verb.
Nearby Words: singing, singer, singe, singed, singable
Synonyms for Sing

Common collocations

phrase hiss phrase sing phrase
time hiss time sing time

Both words in one sentence

  • The Terry Pratchett short story "The Prince and the Partridge" featured a challenge to present to the princess a gift that can dance, leap, play tunes, make a beat, carry pails, hiss, swim, lay eggs, can be worn on one hand, sing, cackle, coo, waggle its eyebrows and is good to eat.
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