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Used to call for silence.‘“Shh! Keep your voice down!”’
- ‘‘Ok, forever, but shh, don't tell anyone,’ he whispered.’
- ‘This is Lizzi, but shh don't tell anyone you saw us.’
- ‘‘Conner, shh, it's okay,’ I said, pulling him into a hug.’
- ‘‘Shh, shh,’ he cradled my head in his chest, ‘it's not true, you know I love you.’’
- ‘Shh, shh, it's only for a little bit, a week or two at most.’
- ‘‘Shh, shh, it'll be okay,’ Matt soothes, smoothing my hair.’
- ‘‘No, shh,’ Paul soothed her, whipping a tear away with his thumb.’
- ‘Not now, this is your safety we're talking about - shh!’
- ‘‘Shh, shh… ‘Luke whispered, wiping the tears off of her cheeks with his thumbs.’
- ‘‘Baby,’ he hugged me tightly, ‘baby girl, shh.’’
- ‘Walking into Galiena's room, I took a quick look around than heard another small giggle, coming from under the bed, which was followed by a series of shh's.’
- ‘Now that's bad enough, but - shh!… - listen to the soundtrack in the background.’
- ‘Then Cybil ended it really quickly with, ‘So… shh!’’
- ‘‘Shh, shh,’ soothed the deep voice, and I felt a big hand on my arm.’
- ‘‘Shh, shh, come here,’ she said, leading me back towards the room they had put me in earlier.’
- ‘He wrapped his arms around her and began stroking her hair as he whispered, ‘Shh, shh, shh.’’
- ‘A hopeless romantic at heart - shh, don't tell anyone!’
- ‘There were only a few people in there but they could shh very loudly.’
- ‘I stopped screaming as Brandon came over and hugged me and told me to shh.’
- ‘Actually, I could also use a small miracle, but shh, don't tell anyone that part.’
Mid 19th century: variant of hush.
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