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shush

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transitive verb \ˈshəsh, ˈshu̇sh\

Simple Definition of shush

  • : to tell (someone) to be quiet

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of shush

  1. :  to urge to be quiet :  hush

shush

noun

Examples of shush in a sentence

  1. The librarian shushed the noisy children.



Origin and Etymology of shush

imitative


First Known Use: 1925


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