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whistling

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having a high musical pitch or range
  • the whistling sound of missiles as they sped toward their targets

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whistling

verb
present participle of whistle

Synonyms of whistling (Entry 2 of 2)

as in whooshing, zipping

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The first known use of whistling was in the 14th century

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whistle-stops

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“Whistling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whistling. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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