Definitions for sibilateˈsɪb əˌleɪt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sibilate
pronounce with an initial sibilant
utter a sibilant
hiss, sizz, siss, sibilate(verb)
express or utter with a hiss
hiss, siss, sizz, sibilate(verb)
make a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval
To speak with a hissing sound
Origin: From sibilatus, past participle of sibilo.
to pronounce with a hissing sound, like that of the letter s; to mark with a character indicating such pronunciation
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