Synonyms of hiss in English:

hiss


See definition of hiss

verb

1‘the escaping gas was now hissing’

SYNONYMS

fizz, fizzle, whistle, wheeze, buzz, shrill

rare sibilate

2‘the audience hissed loudly at the mention of his name’

SYNONYMS

jeer, catcall, utter catcalls, whistle, shout disapproval

scoff, taunt, hoot, jibe, deride

informal blow raspberries

ANTONYMS

cheer


noun

1‘the hiss of the escaping steam’

SYNONYMS

fizz, fizzing, whistle, hissing, sibilance, wheeze, wheezing, buzz, buzzing

rare sibilation

2‘the speaker received hisses and boos’

SYNONYMS

jeer, catcall, whistle, shout of derision, raspberry

abuse, scoffing, taunting, derision

British informal the bird

ANTONYMS

cheer