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Sibilant

Sib´i`lant
a.1.Making a hissing sound; uttered with a hissing sound; hissing; as, s, z, sh, and zh, are sibilant elementary sounds.
Noun1.sibilant - a consonant characterized by a hissing sound (like s or sh)
Adj.1.sibilant - of speech sounds produced by forcing air through a constricted passage (as `f', `s', `z', or `th' in both `thin' and `then')
Synonyms: fricative, spirant
fricative, soft, spirant
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