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whish

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of whish

  1. a sound similar to the speech sound \s\ stretched out the whish of tires on wet pavement Synonyms fizz, sizzle, swish, hiss, whiz (or whizz)Related Words swoosh, wheeze, whistle, whoosh, zip; sibilance, sibilant


whish

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of whish

  1. 1 to fly, turn, or move rapidly with a fluttering or vibratory sound seemingly out of nowhere, a baseball whished past my head Synonyms bumble, burr, buzz, drone, hum, whirr, whiz (or whizz), zip, zoomRelated Words chirr, churr; thrum; fizz, hiss, murmur, purr, rustle, sigh, sizzle, swish, whisper; coo, curr; wheeze, whistle, whoosh

  2. 2 to make a sound like that of stretching out the speech sound \s\ the match whished as it burst into flame Synonyms fizz, fizzle, sizzle, swish, hiss, whiz (or whizz)Related Words swoosh, wheeze, whistle, whoosh, zip; bubble, effervesce; buzz, drone, hum


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