sibilant

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sibilant englannista suomeksi

  1. sibilanttinen, suhiseva

  2. suhuäänne, sibilantti

  1. suhiseva, sihisevä, sihauttava

  2. Substantiivi

  3. sibilantti, suhuäänne

  4. Verbi

sibilant englanniksi

  1. Characterized by a hissing or hushing sound such as the ''s'' or ''sh'' in ''sack'' or ''shack''.

  2. (quote-book)|(w)|text=She had a curious habit of prefacing everything she said with a soft sibilant sound."S-s-s Grace," she said, "it's just like I was telling Brother Hutson the other day. 'S-s-s Brother Hutson,' I said, 'looks like we're fighting a losing battle, a losing battle.' I said."

  3. A consonant having a hissing or hushing sound such as the ''s'' or ''sh'' in ''sack'' or ''shack''.

  4. (syn)

    (hyper)

  5. 1955: H. A. Gleason, ''An Introduction to Descriptive Linguistics'', page 194, section 14.7

  6. Groove fricatives all have more or less of an s-like quality, and are for this reason sometimes called sibilants.
  7. (l)

  8. sibilant

  9. sibilant; hissing

  10. (inflection of)

  11. (l)

  12. sibilant