Definitions for hissing
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hiss, hissing, hushing, fizzle, sibilation(noun)
a fricative sound (especially as an expression of disapproval)
"the performers could not be heard over the hissing of the audience"
the sound of a hiss
the act of emitting a hiss or hisses
the occasion of contempt; the object of scorn and derision
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
A term applied to a noise sometimes produced by a voltaic arc; probably due to the same cause as frying, q. v.
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