• (v. i.) To make with the mouth a prolonged sound like that of the letter s, by driving the breath between the tongue and the teeth; to make with the mouth a sound like that made by a goose or a snake when angered; esp., to make such a sound as an expression of hatred, passion, or disapproval.
  • (v. i.) To make a similar noise by any means; to pass with a sibilant sound; as, the arrow hissed as it flew.
  • (v. t.) To condemn or express contempt for by hissing.
  • (v. t.) To utter with a hissing sound.
  • (n.) A prolonged sound like that letter s, made by forcing out the breath between the tongue and teeth, esp. as a token of disapprobation or contempt.
  • (n.) Any sound resembling that above described
  • (n.) The noise made by a serpent.
  • (n.) The note of a goose when irritated.
  • (n.) The noise made by steam escaping through a narrow orifice, or by water falling on a hot stove.

Compare hiss with other words:

hiss vs. liss

hirs vs. hiss

hiss vs. siss

hiss vs. piss

hiss vs. sizzling

hiss vs. miss

hiss vs. hist

hiss vs. hoss

hiss vs. kiss

giggle vs. hiss

hiss vs. hush

hiss vs. shrill

buzz vs. hiss

hiss vs. sibilous

hiss vs. hissingly

hiss vs. sibilance

hiss vs. whisper

hiss vs. spit

hiss vs. whistle

fuzz vs. hiss

fizz vs. hiss

hiss vs. sibilate

hiss vs. hissing

disapproval vs. hiss

expression vs. hiss

cat vs. hiss

hiss vs. snake

hiss vs. sound

fizzy vs. hiss

fizzle vs. hiss

hiss vs. onomatopoeia

hiss vs. squelch