Definitions for sibilance

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  1. sibilance(Noun)

    A sibilant sound.

  2. sibilance(Noun)

    The state of being sibilant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sibilance(noun)

    alt. of Sibilancy

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sibilance

    sib′i-lans, n. a hissing sound—also Sib′ilancy.—adj. Sib′ilant, making a hissing sound.—n. a sibilant letter, as s and z.—v.t. Sib′ilāte, to pronounce with a hissing sound.—n. Sibilā′tion, a hissing sound.—adjs. Sib′ilatory, Sib′ilous, hissing, sibilant. [L. sibilāre, -ātum, to hiss.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sibilance in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sibilance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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